Tag Archives: Digestion

Digestion in The Small Intestine »

Small Intestine

The Small Intestine plays a significant role in digestion of food. The partially digested food from The Stomach passes on into the Small Intestine, where it is acted upon by two other Digestive Juices – The Bile, which comes from the Liver, and the Pancreatic Juice, which is secreted by the Pancreas. Liver and Pancreas Juices » » » »

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The Stomach Role In Digestive System »

Stomach Lining

Stomach is a kind of Storehouse in which the food is stored between Meals, and where it can undergo a certain kind of Melting or Dissolving. The food reaches the Stomach through the Gullet. The Stomach – Its Shape and Position: The Stomach is about the Shape of a Pear, » » » »

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Role of Saliva in Digestion »

Saliva and Digestion are very closely related to each other; especially in the case of Starch (or Carbohydrates) Foods. Saliva is basically a juice secreted by some Glands called Salivary Glands; which help in melting and converting the taken Food in the form of Starch  into Sugar (or Glucose) for » » » »

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Digestive System – Simple Explanation »

digestive system

The Digestive System comprise of all the Organs of the body which help in converting the Food taken, in a form that can be absorbed by the Body for its Nourishment. Each and Every part of the Digestive System has its specific function to do; and what we can do about it » » » »

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