So then what does or is the purpose of the Uvula?
Originally posted by phroziac
I knew about the uvula but didnt know what tonsils actually were. Mine were removed over 20 years ago, they were too big. Also had adnoids removed. The # are those?
The uvula is supposed to help keep food from going down the trachea.
Originally posted by SarnholeOntarable
reply to post by jiggerj
I didn't know that.......But I have had cow tongue before and it is delicious and very tender on the inside.
Back on topic,I always though that lil punching bag was the tonsil(s)....hence the plural,now I get it.