Digestive System<br />Daniel Sousa<br />8-17<br />
beginning of digestive tract<br />food broken down by chewing<br />saliva helps break down food <br />Mouth<br />
located in your throat<br />delivers food to the stomach<br />organ that consists of a a a muscular tube<br />Esophagus<br />
 large organ in front of the stomach<br />process the nutrients from the small intestine<br />filters toxins from the bloo...
produces many hormones (insulin , glucagon, and somatisation)<br />helps further break down the carbohydrates, proteins, a...
22 foot long muscular tube<br />helps break down food<br />most of digestion takes place here<br />Small Intestine<br />
also known as “ the colon”<br />6 foot muscular tube<br />connects the small intestine to the rectum.<br />Large Intestine...
8 inch tube<br /> Connects the large intestine to the anus<br />Warehouse for bile<br />Rectum<br />
Bibliography<br />♦http://kidshealth.org/kid/htbw/digestive_system.html<br />♦http://kidshealth.org/parent/general/body_ba...
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Daniel Sousa's Digestive System

  1. 1. Digestive System<br />Daniel Sousa<br />8-17<br />
  2. 2. beginning of digestive tract<br />food broken down by chewing<br />saliva helps break down food <br />Mouth<br />
  3. 3. located in your throat<br />delivers food to the stomach<br />organ that consists of a a a muscular tube<br />Esophagus<br />
  4. 4. large organ in front of the stomach<br />process the nutrients from the small intestine<br />filters toxins from the blood<br />Liver<br />
  5. 5. produces many hormones (insulin , glucagon, and somatisation)<br />helps further break down the carbohydrates, proteins, and fat in the chyme.<br />sends hormones directly to the bloodstreams<br />Pancreas<br />
  6. 6. 22 foot long muscular tube<br />helps break down food<br />most of digestion takes place here<br />Small Intestine<br />
  7. 7. also known as “ the colon”<br />6 foot muscular tube<br />connects the small intestine to the rectum.<br />Large Intestine<br />
  8. 8. 8 inch tube<br /> Connects the large intestine to the anus<br />Warehouse for bile<br />Rectum<br />
  9. 9. Bibliography<br />♦http://kidshealth.org/kid/htbw/digestive_system.html<br />♦http://kidshealth.org/parent/general/body_basics/digestive.html<br />♦http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/yrdd/<br />♦http://www.cchs.net/health/health-info/docs/1600/1699.asp?index=7041<br />♦http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/D/digestive_system.html<br />♦http://www.medicalook.com/systems_images/Mouth_large.jpg<br />♦http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/images/ency/fullsize/8756.jpg<br />♦http://www.pawelmazur.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/liver.jpg<br />♦http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/images/ency/fullsize/17194.jpg<br />♦http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/images/ency/fullsize/8940.jpg<br />♦http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/images/ency/fullsize/15873.jpg<br />♦http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e0/Digital_rectal_exam_nci-vol-7136-300.jpg<br />♦http://fightcolorectalcancer.org/images/posts/2008/04/jhrectum.jpg<br />

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