Studies have shown that peptide bonded amino acids are better absorbed by the small intestines than are crystalline free form amino acids.
Gastroenteritis is an inflammation of the digestive tract, particularly the stomach, and large and small intestines.
The hookworm then migrates to the small intestines where it attaches itself to small sausage-shaped structures in the intestines (villi) that help with the absorption of all nutrients.
Fat soluble vitamins A, D, E, and K dissolve in fat and are absorbed from the small intestines along with dietary fat.
Fat soluble vitamins are dissolved in dietary fats and then absorbed into the body from the small intestines.