Breaking Down Digestion

Project Description

Special Episode 9

In our newest nutrition video episode, board member and “Chef without a Stomach” Hans Rueffert demystifies the process of digestion with dietitian Ellen Steinberg. Ellen and Hans explore how people can survive without a stomach and discuss common misconceptions about digestion. Hans also shares his personal experience learning how to still enjoy food – even without a stomach —  and how he discovered what foods were safe for him. Special thanks to Merck & Company, Inc. for supporting this video series through an educational grant.