Interesting facts about digestion
Every day during Breakfast, lunch, and dinner-man activates a very important part of your body — the digestive system. It is responsible for uninterrupted supply of 95% of the happiness hormone, which is produced from quality favorite foods. With this unique chain all the cells receive nutrients and building substances, occur metabolic processes, eliminates waste.
The total length of the intestine — more than 9 meters. Seven of them actively take useful content food consumed and passed into the blood. The process involved more than one kilogram of bacteria. The bacterial mass of all the «residents» of the gastrointestinal tract is 2.5 kg.
A quarter of a million Americans a year end up in the hospital with a diagnosis of oncological diseases of housing. Very often it becomes a cause of a disability or carries a deadly threat. To avoid dire consequences helps prevention and treatment of dysbiosis. Main task is to maintain or restore the beneficial bacterial background, which consists of 500 species of E. coli, bacteria, microorganisms.
The use of certain kinds of algae is obvious, but to enjoy their flavor fully you can only island residents are Japanese. In the bowels of these people there are specific bacteria that are able to quickly and efficiently process carbohydrates.
In the not to distant past in many countries, it was decided to remove the Appendix of the Appendix at an early age. It was believed that such measures prevent the desired inflammation of appendicitis. Today we know about the true purpose of the cecum is a repository of valuable bacteria and regulator of the immune system. The latest achievements of medicine have been able to restore the flora with the help of medications.
The existence of wave-like muscle movements of the walls of the esophagus (peristalsis) allows food to enter the stomach chamber, even if the person in power time hanging upside down. Swallowed pieces will be pushed in the right direction.
Primary processing of the product occurs in the mouth with saliva. Just think about some dish, and starts generation of this secret. His number is 1.7 liters per day.
An empty stomach becomes a pouch with a volume of 0.5 liters, if the filling is stretched and doubled. Its inner portion buds give off an almost 2 liters of hydrochloric acid for digestion of the content. To protect yourself from corrosion, on account twice a month to update and to build up a thick slime layer.
Increased acidity can destroy small metallic object, but will not defeat a pea chewing gum. It’s worth considering!
Queues are everywhere, in digestion too. The first is always processed carbohydrates, followed by proteins and then fats. On the whole cycle from beginning to end by the body spends 10% of energy.