Where Is Digested Food Absorbed into the Bloodstream?

Answer

When the food has been digested it is absorbed into the blood in the small intestines after which, it is transported around the body. The process of absorption takes place in specialised structures called villi. They offer a large surface area for the absorption to take place.
Q&A Related to "Where Is Digested Food Absorbed into the Bloodstream"
Grasshoppers digest their food in the
http://www.chacha.com/question/where-is-food-diges...
see first it goes through the Stomach then into the Small intestine where water is absorbed then slowly it goes to the large intestine where the small blood cells absorb it . see
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Where_in_the_digestive_s...
Mostly small intestine
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=200801...
the intestines.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Where_does_the_digested_...
Explore this Topic
Digestion in a natural process. Fibre help digestion by slowing down the process so the nutrients and food sugar can be absorbed slowly in the bloodstream and ...
The overall function of the digestive system is to take in food, break it down into nutrient molecules and absorb these molecules into the blood stream. The remaining ...
The organ system that breaks down food and absorbs nutrients is the digestive system. The digestive system is made up of several different organs working together ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com