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It is not only genetics that predispose to bowel cancer; microbes living in the gut help drive the development of intestinal tumors.
CCFA Researchers Map Out Strategies to New Drugs and Individualized Therapy for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis NEW YORK, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- High-powered
The new “Foods For Digestion” report on the site Vkool.com provides readers with simple nutrition tips to improve their digestive health easily. Seattle,
Ganeden Biotech is proud to announce twelve new products fortified with the patented probiotic, GanedenBC30. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) February 27, 2014
KIDS CUBES, a new chewable probiotic, has been selected as one of the finalists in the NutrAward competition by NEXT Innovation Summit (formerly Nutracon) that rewards companies for investing
Copper Moon Coffee® enriches their French Vanilla Cappuccino Insta-KupsTM with the probiotic ingredient GanedenBC30. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) February 25,
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Garden of Flavor fortifies their cold-pressed juices with Ganeden Biotech’s patented probiotic ingredient GanedenBC30. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) February 20, 2014
Healthy Directions, a top source of natural health advice and doctor-formulated nutritional products, announces that seven of its supplement products tested by ConsumerLab.com's Quality Certification
PineNutOil.us today issued a statement for its customers and for anyone suffering from diseases of the intestinal tract, recommending the use of Siberian
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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