Summary - Digestion
Let's wrap up our thread about the digestive system by stating that we are influenced by our senses and the cephalic phase
when it comes to food.
The digestive system breaks down foods into molec
Carbohydrates include sugars and polymers of sugars. These molecules are used
as building materials and sources of energy. Single sugar molecules (called
monosaccharides) and linked pairs of sugars (called disaccharides) a
Week 2 Regulation of Blood Sugar Levels
by Insulin and Glycogen Interactive
Regulation of Blood Sugar Levels by Insulin and Glycogen
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High blood sugar going into the Pancreas
Promotes glucagon rele
Week 1 Gastrointestinal Tract Interactive
Gastrointestinal Tract Activities
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Using the key below, color in the boxes next to the area of the gastrointestinal tract to show
their roles in the following process: Pro
Effects of Insulin within Cells
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Our bodies regulate blood glucose levels to provide adequate glucose to cells throughout
the body. Two hormones, insulin and glucagon assist the body with maintaining blood
glucose. Insulin helps glucose gain en