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The Digestive System<br />...by Josephine, Helen, Trish & Judy  <br />
Why is Digestion Important?<br />
Tips for a Good Digestive System<br />
Eat a range of healthy/fresh/organic foods<br />Fibre<br />Veggies/Fruit/Wholegrains cereals <br />Don’t eat too quickly<b...
Good Foods for a Good Digestion<br />
Red Beets and Beet Greens<br />Yukon Gold Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes<br />Avocados<br />Oats<br />Cod Liver Oil<br />
Disorders of the Digestive System<br />
Heartburn/Reflux Disease<br />
Constipation<br />
Hepatitis<br />
The Digestive Process...<br />
Indigestion<br />
Some of the symptoms are:<br />belching <br />nausea<br />constipation or diarrhoea <br />loss of appetite <br />vomiting;...
What Causes It?<br />
anxiety or stress<br />eating too much, or too quickly <br />consuming alcohol when eating <br />gallstones<br />swallowin...
Interesting Facts<br />
We eat about 500kg of food per year<br />Even before you eat, when you smell a tasty food, see it, or think about it, dige...
QUIZ TIME :D!!<br />
...and here are the answers!<br />
Thanks for watching~ Here is our Bibliography…<br />http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/yrdd/<br />http://kidshe...
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    1. 1. The Digestive System<br />...by Josephine, Helen, Trish & Judy <br />
    2. 2. Why is Digestion Important?<br />
    3. 3.
    4. 4. Tips for a Good Digestive System<br />
    5. 5. Eat a range of healthy/fresh/organic foods<br />Fibre<br />Veggies/Fruit/Wholegrains cereals <br />Don’t eat too quickly<br />Eat regularly<br />
    6. 6. Good Foods for a Good Digestion<br />
    7. 7. Red Beets and Beet Greens<br />Yukon Gold Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes<br />Avocados<br />Oats<br />Cod Liver Oil<br />
    8. 8. Disorders of the Digestive System<br />
    9. 9. Heartburn/Reflux Disease<br />
    10. 10. Constipation<br />
    11. 11. Hepatitis<br />
    12. 12. The Digestive Process...<br />
    13. 13.
    14. 14. Indigestion<br />
    15. 15. Some of the symptoms are:<br />belching <br />nausea<br />constipation or diarrhoea <br />loss of appetite <br />vomiting; and <br />discomfort (or pain) in the abdominal area<br />
    16. 16. What Causes It?<br />
    17. 17. anxiety or stress<br />eating too much, or too quickly <br />consuming alcohol when eating <br />gallstones<br />swallowing excess air<br />exercising with a full stomach<br />stomach ulcers<br />
    18. 18. Interesting Facts<br />
    19. 19. We eat about 500kg of food per year<br />Even before you eat, when you smell a tasty food, see it, or think about it, digestion begins.<br />1.7 litres of saliva is produced each day.<br />When you do eat, the saliva breaks down the chemicals in the food so the food becomes easier for you to swallow<br />
    20. 20. QUIZ TIME :D!!<br />
    21. 21.
    22. 22. ...and here are the answers!<br />
    23. 23.
    24. 24. Thanks for watching~ Here is our Bibliography…<br />http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/yrdd/<br />http://kidshealth.org/parent/general/body_basics/digestive.html<br />http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/anatomy/digestive/<br />http://www.gesa.org.au/digestive_system.cfm<br />http://library.thinkquest.org/5777/dig1.htm<br />http://www.mydr.com.au/gastrointestinal-health/indigestion<br />http://kidshealth.org/kid/ill_injure/aches/indigestion.html?tracking=K_RelatedArticle#<br />http://www.bodyecology.com/07/05/03/nancy_spahr_colon_therapist.php<br />
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