Ask Jimmy and the Bug
art by Dean Stanton, text by Ellen Braaf
Hey Bug! The 4th grader at Keller School wants to know: “If you eat too much will you explode?
- What process is described in this article?
- What does this process allow the human body to do?
- Sometimes people vomit if they eat too much food. Other times people vomit food if the food had something wrong with it. For example, if you ate unwashed strawberries that had a harmful bacteria on them, you might vomit the strawberries back up. Why do you think a person's body vomits out food that is bad?