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Ch 14: Health & Regulation of the GI Tract

About This Chapter

If you need to study the health and regulation of the GI tract, take a look at this comprehensive online study guide chapter. Containing short lessons and interactive quizzes, the chapter enables you to improve your understanding of these topics for upcoming exams and assignments.

Health & Regulation of the GI Tract - Chapter Summary

Work through this chapter at your own pace to explore GI tract health and regulation topics. Inside, you'll find a series of short video and text-based lessons that examine gastrointestinal hormone functions, the importance of bacteria in gastrointestinal health, common digestive problems/disorders and effective dietary interventions. These lessons can be studied at any time that's convenient, and we encourage you to take the accompanying self-assessment quizzes to retain the most important terms and concepts. If you have any questions, you can reach out to our instructors online. Studying this chapter will help you:

  • Assess the functions of different gastrointestinal hormones
  • Evaluate the role of bacteria in gastrointestinal health
  • Understand the relationship between digestive problems and gastrointestinal health
  • Identify dietary interventions for common gastrointestinal disorders

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