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2009 Cengage-Wadsworth

Water-Holding/Hydration Capacity & Viscosity

Ability of fiber to bind water

Delayed (slowed) gastric emptying

Reduced mixing of gastrointestinal contents with digestive enzymes

Reduced enzyme function

Decreased nutrient diffusion rate--attenuation of the blood glucose response

Altered small intestine transit time

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