Describe the role of the following organs in processing food:
What is peristalsis and how does it help in the digestion of food?
Research a disorder or medication that would 1) speed up and 2) slow down peristalsis. Provide a summary of the disorder and explain the effects of both speeding up and slowing down peristalsis on the body. Provide a substantive answer.
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