large intestine

Four Things to Avoid if You Have Colitis

Colitis is the inflammation of the large intestine, or the colon. It’s a very common disorder among people who live in crowded cities and are under high stress levels. Food is an essential factor when it comes to treating the…

The Incredible Physiology of the Large Intestine

As we dive into the physiology of the large intestine, remember that we’re only talking about the final section of the digestive tract. It includes the following sections: cecum, colon, rectum and anal canal. Together, they form the widest and shortest part of the…