Notes on Dietary Fibres

slows glu absorption in small intestine soluble

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Unformatted text preview: um re
gion of the
 small inte
stine
 and re
cycle
d to live
r – this is calle
d ENTEROHEPATIC CIRCULATION-fibre
 (e
sp. soluble
) binds to bile
 and both are
 carrie
d into and through the
 colon & e
xcre
te
d in the
 fe
ce
s-live
r is force
d to produce
 more
 bile
 by pulling chole
ste
rol from the
 blood to re
place
 the
 e
xcre
te
d bile
-with de
cre
ase
d bile
, the
re
 is de
cre
ase
d fat and chole
ste
rol absorption le
ading to de
cre
ase
d chole
ste
rol in the
 bloodiv.) Slow...
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