Body Structure & Function

How Long Does It Take To Digest Food?

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Food is an important part of our lives as it provides us with the much-needed energy and nutrients necessary for the activities of daily living. However, for food to yield energy, it has to be digested. Different types of food are digested in different ways leading to differing lengths of time required for digestion. This article …

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Poop Chart: What The Color and Texture Of Your Stool Means

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Poop, also called stool, is a normal product of the bowel. It is, in fact, an important element of the digestive system. It is one of the waste products that are removed from the body and may contain undigested food particles, bacteria, and other substances. Poop differs in color, amount, texture, and odor from one …

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