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Digestion is the mechanical and chemical breaking down of food into smaller components, to a form that can be absorbed, for instance, into a blood stream. Digestion is a form of catabolism; a break-down of macro food molecules to smaller ones.
Young children's oral microbiota could serve as early indicator for obesity

Young children's oral microbiota could serve as early indicator for obesity

Targeted Lung Denervation procedure significantly reduces COPD problems

Targeted Lung Denervation procedure significantly reduces COPD problems

Research finds why foods high in unsaturated fats protect against cardiovascular disease

Research finds why foods high in unsaturated fats protect against cardiovascular disease

Image Cytometry Technology and Tissue Analysis

Image Cytometry Technology and Tissue Analysis

Study explores link between long-term weight loss and health outcomes of older adults

Study explores link between long-term weight loss and health outcomes of older adults

Bile acids reduce desire for cocaine, finds study

Bile acids reduce desire for cocaine, finds study

Restricting food to 10-hour window can lead to better health

Restricting food to 10-hour window can lead to better health

A genetic signal-transmission system for the gut microbiome

A genetic signal-transmission system for the gut microbiome

UniSA researchers unearth potential cure for obesity

UniSA researchers unearth potential cure for obesity

FDA warns consumers and pet owners not to use drug products made by King Bio

FDA warns consumers and pet owners not to use drug products made by King Bio

New study reveals how cells connect and how these connections impact circadian rhythm

New study reveals how cells connect and how these connections impact circadian rhythm

Gut microbial signature may help identify causes of chronic malnutrition in children

Gut microbial signature may help identify causes of chronic malnutrition in children

Proper nutrition vital for young athletes

Proper nutrition vital for young athletes

Scientists examine effects of consuming high-protein milk at breakfast on blood glucose levels, satiety

Scientists examine effects of consuming high-protein milk at breakfast on blood glucose levels, satiety

FDA approves first targeted RNA-based treatment for rare, fatal genetic disease

FDA approves first targeted RNA-based treatment for rare, fatal genetic disease

Nanocellulose fibers can reduce fat absorption, research finds

Nanocellulose fibers can reduce fat absorption, research finds

Study: Potential new class of drugs may lower heart disease risk by targeting gut microbes

Study: Potential new class of drugs may lower heart disease risk by targeting gut microbes

Probiotic use could result in disorienting brain fogginess and rapid belly bloating

Probiotic use could result in disorienting brain fogginess and rapid belly bloating

Breakthrough in stem cell research could lead to cure for cystic fibrosis

Breakthrough in stem cell research could lead to cure for cystic fibrosis

Bile acids from the gut may offer new treatment for cocaine abuse

Bile acids from the gut may offer new treatment for cocaine abuse