Survive! Inside the Human Body, Vol. 1: The Digestive System

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The Digestive System: CrashCourse Biology #28

Hank takes us through the bowels of the human digestive system and explains why it's all about surface area. Like Crash Course? Follow Crash Course: Table of Contents 1) Surface Area to the Max! 3:21 2) Mouth to Esophagus 5:23 3) Stomach 6:38 4) Small Intestine...

Green Tea Found to Reduce Rate of Some GI Cancers - Science Daily (press release)

The study by lead author Sarah Nechuta, Ph.D., MPH, assistant professor of Medicine, was published online in advance of the Nov. 1 edition of the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition . Wei Zheng, M.D., Ph.D., MPH, professor of Medicine, chief of the Division of Epidemiology and director of the Vanderbilt Epidemiology Center, was the principal investigator for the study.

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