Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Marie's Digestive System Powerpoint

1,192 views

Published on

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Marie's Digestive System Powerpoint

  1. 1. Marie Domingo<br />8-17<br />Digestive System<br />
  2. 2. Introduction<br />Break down food particles<br />Converting food particles into energy<br />Gets rid of toxic waste materials<br />Important system in our body<br />
  3. 3. Mouth<br />First step of the system<br />Produces salivary glands<br />Easier to chew and swallow<br />
  4. 4. Esophagus<br />Long tube between the mouth and throat<br />Transports food into the stomach<br />Uses muscle contractions <br />
  5. 5. Small Intestine<br />22 feet long tube packed inside your body<br />Breaks down food particles <br />Absorbs nutrients<br />
  6. 6. Large Intestine<br />5 feet long tube wider than the small intestine<br />Where waste food products enter and pushed out of your body<br />Process is called bowel movement<br />
  7. 7. Liver<br />Stores specific vitamins<br />Filters out toxic wastes from your body<br />Turned into a yellowish liquidbile<br />
  8. 8. Pancreas<br />Organ in your body containing enzymes<br />Enzymes produce cells which release 2 hormones<br />Two hormones called insulin and glucagon<br />
  9. 9. Bibliography<br />Information<br />http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/yrdd/<br />http://kidshealth.org/parent/general/body_basics/digestive.html<br />http://www.gesa.org.au/digestive-system/mouth_throat.cfm<br />http://kidshealth.org/kid/htbw/digestive_system.html#<br />http://www.gesa.org.au/digestive-system/stomach.cfm<br />http://www.gesa.org.au/digestive-system/large_intestine.cfm<br />http://www.gesa.org.au/digestive-system/small_intestine.cfm<br />http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=4179<br />http://www.mamashealth.com/organs/pancreas.asp<br />Pictures<br />http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/e1/Tractus_intestinalis_esophagus.svg/382px-Tractus_intestinalis_esophagus.svg.png<br />http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/images/ency/fullsize/8927.jpg<br />http://www.aurorahealthcare.org/healthgate/images/si1238_97870_1_large_intestine.jpeg<br />http://www.epidemic.org/theFacts/essentials/images/liverDiagram1.jpg<br />http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/images/ency/fullsize/8883.jpg<br />

×