Body functions

The natural swallowing process – from mouth to stomach

Here we will look at all the phases of swallowing and how the signals flow from mouth – to brain – to pharynx, esophagus, diaphragm and stomach. During a day a normal person swallows approximately 600 times: 350 of these are during the day, 200 when eating, and 50 times when asleep [6]. Simply described, the […]

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