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Dr Don Colbert is announcing that his Red and Green SupremeFoods are now improved antioxidant fruit and super green-food blends from Divine Health. (PRWEB) May
DUBLIN, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3jw3zh/europe)
Pandas eat bamboo all day not because they're fat and lazy (ok-maybe they are), but because their tummies just can't digest the fibrous plant.
Snakes aren't so bad... The body changes in a Burmese python after it eats are controlled by alterations in gene expression, and this research could help us better understand how the human body works.
Company will focus on probiotics and management of gastroenterological conditions GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ExeGi Pharma, a company focused on developing
Company president declares 2015 the Year of Innovation and Customer Focus Menomonie, Wis.
New report “North America Probiotic (Nutraceuticals) Market By Application (Functional food, Functional Beverages, Animal Feed, Dietary Supplements, Personal care ) and By Geography-Trends and
UAS LifeSciences is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephanie Udell as their new Director of Marketing. Madison, WI (PRWEB) April 29, 2015 UAS
The 17-year-old Kardashian sister has created a growing trend that matches the Ice Bucket Challenge and the Harlem Dance in popularity and humor. Kylie Jenner’s famous pouty lips has trended the “Kylie Jenner Challenge,” where teenagers will suck on glass bottles and glasses in order to get those luscious lips for themselves. However, as we have all seen in various videos, the reactions have been hilarious, but the desired effects have been taken to the dangerous extreme.
Three entrepreneur women partner to create a groundbreaking skincare line ATLANTA, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, a new skincare company BeBella, LLC announced its launch of
Duodenal atresia is a congenital closure of the lumen of the duodenum, which is the first portion of the small intestine and is separated from the stomach by the pyloric sphincter. During fetal development, the duodenum develops from the posterior portion of the foregut and the anterior portion of the midgut. The liver and pancreas originate from the diverticulum arising from the ventral part of the duodenum, and the bile duct runs along the ventral free side of the duodenum. Rotation and...
The liver is the organ in charge of processing, neutralizing and excreting certain secretions for the metabolic processes. Formation and Orientation The liver is considered to be both the largest internal organ and the largest gland in the human body. It is situated just below the diaphragm, to the right of the stomach and on top of the gallbladder. There are two ways blood can travel to and from the liver: the hepatic artery and the portal vein. The hepatic artery carries blood solely...
The large intestine is the organ that follows the small intestine but is the last part of the digestive tract before the waste leaves the body. Formation and Orientation The small intestine is on average about five feet long. It is composed of four distinct structural parts; the cecum, colon, and anus. The cecum is the part of the large intestine that comes first. It is separated into three parts. The taeniae coli are three bands of smooth muscle. The haustra are bulges caused by...
The esophagus is the muscular tube that is located between the pharynx and the stomach that aids in digestion during swallowing. Formation and Orientation The esophagus is composed of four separate layers; the mucosa, submucosa, muscularis externa and the adventitia. The mucosa includes the stratified squamous epithelium, lamina propria and muscularis mucosae. The submucosa houses the esophageal glands and connective papillae. The muscularis externa is composed of three sublayers The...
The pharynx is situated directly after the mouth and nose and lies right before the esophagus. Formation and Orientation The pharynx is divided into three separate sections. The nasopharynx is the first part of the pharynx that lies between the soft palate and the base of the skull. The pharyngeal tonsils are located on the back wall of the nasopharynx. This portion of the pharynx is connected to the middle easr by the Eustachian tubes. The nasopharynx is linked to the nasal cavities...
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