How Your Digestive System Works

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Your Digestive System
Human Biology and Health. Running outward and backward from each sublingual papilla is a ridge the plica sublingualis that marks the upper edge of the sublingual under the tongue salivary gland and onto which most of the ducts of that gland open. The underside of the tongue is covered with a smooth mucous membrane. Medically reviewed by Healthline Medical Team on February 4, Saliva begins the breakdown of food, and other enzymes in the digestive tract extend this process. This results in simple sugars glucose and maltose 2 glucose molecules that can be absorbed by the small intestine.

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Avian Digestive System

In the skin of the fruit, there is a large amount of a natural substance called Hydroxycitric Acid (HCA). This is the active ingredient in Garcinia Cambogia extract… that is, the substance that produces the weight loss effects. Bottom Line: Garcinia Cambogia is a plant often used in Asian recipes.

The skin of the fruit contains a substance called Hydroxycitric Acid (HCA), which is the active ingredient. Does Garcinia Cambogia Actually Work.

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