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system

noun arrangement, artificium, classification, formula, logical process, manner, means, method, modeof management, operation, order, orderliness, orderly combiiation, organization, pattern, plan, policy, practice, procedure, process, program, recipe, regime, regimen, regularity, scheme, settled procedure, state of order, strategy, technique, way
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STM (Straight to Mouth) e-cigarette: Most nicotine absorbed into the body through digestive system while a small amount absorbed through respiratory system, it needs about 20-30 minutes to feel.
For all digestive system cancers combined, the risk was reduced by 27 percent among women who had been drinking tea regularly for at least 20 years.
Meal at Dusk: It's important to introduce food to the digestive system slowly in the evening, so a practice that I observed in my earlier years, while living at home with my parents, was that they first sipped a little water followed by a date or two.
Over time the inflammation can damage sections of the digestive system.
The acids in the lime also help break down food, and stimulate the digestive system.
This week is National Gut Week, with people being encouraged to take better care of their digestive system and to become more aware of the problems that can occur.
Part of the bowel is removed to make the digestive system shorter.
Plus, digesting part of the digestive system makes the birds lighter in weight, which helps them conserve energy.
Water is leeched from ingested food and liquid as they pass through the digestive system.
If we adopt a practice of stress reduction, taking digestive enzymes, and making mealtime a relaxing, pleasurable experience, then our digestive systems will thank us for it.
A complete guide for the procedures involved with IBS, The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Solution informs readers of the causes of IBS in general and how to find the particular cause(s) of their own IBS symptoms; why most treatments don't directly address the causes of IBS; how to treat IBS once the cause is discovered; where to go for help; and how to live life with a healthier and less irritated digestive system.
Jerome Tiller's Sammy's Day At The Fair: The Digestive System is a children's picturebook with simplified color illustrations akin to what a child can draw, but also offering straightforward information on the digestive system at an intermediatae level.