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How Long Does It Take To Digest Meat?

Published: August 14, 2000
Dear TeenHealthFX,
How long does it take for meat to digest in your body?
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Dear How Long Does It Take To Digest Meat?,

 

That is an interesting question and TeenHealthFX is curious about why you would like to know.

 

The answer is, it depends. Everyone's GI (gastrointestinal) track is different. So meat could take anywhere from a few hours to a day to digest.

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