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Why Do We Grow Old

Photo by Kristen Sturdivant on Unsplash

A doctor friend told me a few interesting facts about human health.

Our stomach processes food like fruits and vegetables in 30 minutes or less, cereals in about 45 minutes, and white and red meats in about an hour. Meat has the least residue.

We get nutrition from food, yet the flavor inspires us to eat.

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Diepak Paul

Diepak Paul

Life gave me much. I published first novel 2011. I am rewriting after my disability due to accident, and stroke. Starting to write here to heal, and be healed.