P‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍lease write a 2-3 page double spaced essay describing in DE
P‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍lease write a 2-3 page double spaced essay describing in DE
P‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍lease write a 2-3 page double spaced essay describing in DETAIL the complete path of digestion and absorption of macronutrients (Carbohydrate, Fat, Protein). Starting with the ingestion of a meal, track the process of digestion until the final products of digestion are absorbed into the blood stream. Remember that digestion begins with that first bite! Include in your essay the following for each of the three macronutrients: Mechanical digestion Mechanical breakdown along the GI tract for each macronutrient (Carbohydrate, Fat, Protein) Chemical digestion Sites that this is occurring along the GI tract for each macronutrient The name of each enzyme, it's action, and it's products (i.e. pepsin convert‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍s _____ into _______ by breaking _____ chemical bonds) The tissue origin (what organ or tissue) of each enzyme and how it reaches the GI tract to act on ingestion. Final products of digestion for each macronutrient This is what will be absorbed from the GI tract. Describe what is the final product absorbed from the food you consumed. Absorption site and absorption method of each of the final product of digestion. From your essay, you would be able to describe in detail the digestion process to other students or patients/clients. It is a fascinating process of how that bowl of cereal or hamburger turns into energy and waste. Link to download source/book:

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