3D Animations: Choose from the animations on the left.
7 Foods You Should Eat Every Day: Packed with antioxidants, minerals and vitamins, these foods are essential for healthy living
Acid Reflux Animation Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Animation of Digestion: Details of the role of digestive structures during digestion.
Animations: Click on the drop down box for a list of animations.
Belches and Farts: Click on the questions to learn more.
Body Image _ Girls Take the survey.
Calculate your Basal Metabolic rate (BMR) Calculate how many calories you need just to mainatin your body processes, like heart beat and breathing.
Calorie Burn Rate Calculator Fill in your weight, and the calculator will provide you with an approximation of how many calories you will burn for the activities listed.
Calorie Counter This site will allow you to look up the calories for every food imaginable.
Cholecystectomy: Surgery video of a laparoscopic removal of the gallbladder.
Code Fred: Try to save Fred from the wolf, infection, and starvation.
Colon Cancer Animation.
Colonoscopy Short video of a colonoscopy and polyp removal.
Colonoscopy: Long video of a colonoscopy. This 5-minute video shows an actual procedure with biopsy of polyps.
Colonoscopy Reveals Worms!
A 55-year-old man presented with intermittent, crampy pain in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen.
A colonoscopy was ordered and revealed multiple mobile 1-cm worms, Enterobius vermicularis, in the cecum.
Colonoscopy Reveals Pinworm: This looks like a scary movie!
Diet and Nutrition This site offers information about the new food pyramid and healthy eating. Take the quizzes to test your knowledge of dieting and eating right.
Digestion Animation: This is a simple tutorial of digestion.
Digestion of Carbohydrates Animated activity with questions about the digestion of carbohydrates.
Digestive Labeling - WebAnatomy You know how to do this one by now! Be sure to scroll down and try the activites under “GI - in order” and “Eating Disorders.”
Digestive Labeling - Self Tests: Select the labeling activities in the Digestive System box.
Digestive - Animations Scroll down the “Sort Animation list” box, and under Body Systems, click on “Digestive System.” Six animations will be listed in the “Animation List” box below. Click on each one and then click on “Launch animation” in the box below the video screen. More animations can be viewed by scrolling further down the “Sort Animation list” box to Medical Specialties and clicking on “Gastroenterology.”
Digestive - Labeling Practice Click on: (1) The Oral Cavity; (2) Gross Anatomy of the Gallbladder, Pancreas, and Bile Passages; (3) Gross Anatomy of the Small Intestine; (4) The Large Intestine (picture a only). Also, in the blue box on the left side of the screen, click on the Quizzes or Flashcards for more study options.
Digestive - WebQuest Click on the Body labeled “Digestive.”
Digestive Quizzes and Animations Scroll down to the Digestive System section. Click on the various quizzes with animations. When you start the quiz, click on “animation” to watch a short video.
Digestive Health Information and animations about diet, diseases and procedures. Take the Digestive Health Quiz.
Dissection Videos: Great videos of human dissection.
Drag and Drop Labeling: Drag the labels to the correct body parts.
Drag and Drop Digestion: Drag the correct digestive actions to the correct areas.
Email Homework Left side of screen, under Quizzes: Complete the Chapter 26 Simple Multiple Choice. Then complete the Difficult Multiple Choice, Challenge Yourself, and Animation Quiz. Email results to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Email Homework Alternate: On the left side of the Ch 17 page, complete the Feedback MC Quiz, Multiple Choice Quiz, True or False Feedback Quiz, and True or False Quiz. Email results to email@example.com.
Email Homework - Alternate: Here's a third option for the Email Homework if you encounter problems with either of the other two. Scroll down to Chapter Quizzes. Complete the Art Labeling Quiz, Matching Quiz, Multiple Choice Quiz (Level I) and Multiple Choice Quiz (Level II). Type in the email address to send results to firstname.lastname@example.org for a homework grade.
Food Guide Pyramid This site has tools to help you make a plan to achieve a healthy weight.
Food Safety Quiz Each year, millions of Americans become ill from foodborne illnesses and thousands die. To help prevent foodborne illness, you can take steps to ensure the safety of the food you eat.
Game Zone: Scroll down and select a sport. If you answer correctly, you get a chance to score.
Gallstone in the Duodenum This video shows two methods of lithotripsy to remove a gallstone that had passed into the duodenum.
Gastric Bypass Animation If you are unable to view the video of the actual bypass surgery, watch this short animation to see how the procedure is done.
Gastric Bypass Surgery This shows a video of an actual bypass surgery. In the search box, type in “Gastric Bypass.” This will bring up a list of videos from which you can choose the surgery you would like to watch. Select one from the list and click on the link. In the new page, click on the picture to start the video. Some of these are HOURS long!
GERD and Overeating Videos.
GERD and PPI: Proton pump inhibitors are drugs which reduce acid secretion of the stomach. Watch this animation to see how PPI helps block acid.
Healthy Eating This site allows you to calculate your BMI, calorie burn, and healthy weight. There’s also a food analyzer. Just type in the name of the food to find the nutritional makeup of your favorites.
Healthy Weight Calculate your BMI, create a healthy menu plan, and find information about portion control.
How Digestion Works: Select from many videos that discuss digestion.
Human Cadaver: Select the Digestive System.
Interactive Animation of Digestion: This site is FANTASTIC! You can see how different types of foods are digested.
Interactive Digestive System: This site also shows how different foods are digested. Click on "Feed the System."
KidsHealth Video: Simplified information about the Digestive System.
Lap-Band Surgery Video View a video of the Lap-Band procedure.
Laparoscopic Surgery Videos: Lots of different abdominal surgeries to choose.
Make Your Calories Count Click "Next" to learn about reading food lables.
Nutrition Labels Explore information about how to read the package labels and make better food choices.
Nutritional Databases This site has databases that list the source of calories, vitamins, minerals, and recommended daily allowances of hundreds of foods.
Peristalsis See footage of actual peristalsis in the stomach. Click on the pictures to download the videos.
Peritoneal Cavity Dissection Scroll down to “Dissection 6: Peritoneal Cavity” and “Dissection 7: Gastrointestinal tract” to view the videos.
Protein Quiz: Check your knowledge about protein in your diet.
Removal of Worm: Video of Ascaris removed from duodenum
Rate Your Plate: Take a quick quiz that rates your eating habits. Print the last page with your score and turn in for bonus points on the Ch 14 Test.
Surgery.com: On the left side of the screen, click on Gastroenterology.
Surgery Videos: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) and Lapband insertion.
Swallowing Video: Scroll down to the second video to see a swallowing radiography in which fluid is getting into the trachea (aspiration).
Ulcer Video Endoscopy
United Streaming Assignment Enter the Assignment Code: T2189-4002 and then type in your first and last name.
USDA Food and Nutrition Information This site provides numerous links to dietary information.
Videos of procedures Scroll down to the “General Surgery” category.
Virtual Appendectomy: You be the doctor to remove the appendix.
Virtual Body Take a tour through the Digestive System.
Virtual Gallbladder Surgery: You be the doctor!
Virtual Colonoscopy Animations.
Virtual Gastric Bypass Surgery: You be the doctor!