Unformatted text preview: 7. Explain the four ways that nutrients are absorbed into intestinal cells. 8. Describe the relationship of the lymph system to the blood system, list the type of nutrients that travel through each system and the difference of the routes they take following absorption. 9. Describe the causes and treatments of common GI problems heartburn, celiac disease, ulcers, diarrhea and constipation. 10. Explain the statement that “Good nutrition and good digestion are interdependent.” 11. List breakdown products for carbohydrate, protein, and fat. 12. Describe the structure of the small intestine including the 3 sections and the unique design that contributes to efficient nutrient absorption. State where most absorption occurs. 1. teners. (concepts not numbers)...
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- Fall '08
- efficient nutrient absorption