digestive system

How does the digestive system work?

A visual exploration of our beautiful gut and its amazing characteristics.

Protein digestion from mouth to anus. Visual, science-backed

How does protein digestion occur in the human body? In this post, I integrate visuals with text to explain how proteins are digested along your digestive tract, from mouth to anus.

How long is the digestive tract? A visual synthesis

What is the length of the entire human digestive system? What is the length of the intestine? Overall, our digestive tract is about 5.5 meters long, from lips to anus, more than half of which is made of the small intestine!