Your Gut Feelings! Digestive System Disorders and Diseases. The digestive system is essential for how our bodies absorb and process food. The digestive system’s organs are commonly referred to as “your gut.” It’s also the start of the nutrient-receiving process in our bodies. When interacting with patients or evaluating files for assigning the correct medical codes, understanding this process might be beneficial. How would you characterize the point at which the digestive process actually begins, as well as one connected sickness or disorder? Don’t forget to utilize your medical jargon! Please limit yourself to 300 words.