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Nervous System

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Nervous System
The body system made up of the brain, spinal cord, and nerves that receives and interprets information, then sends impulses to our body parts.
Spinal Cord
the nervous tissue that begins at the brain and runs lengthwise along the back inside the vertebra, carrying impulses to and from the brain.
Neurons
Cells that join together to form the communication system between the brain and body parts.
Reflexes
the involuntary actions of a body part caused by an outside action.
Brain
the organ that controls though and the functions of all the other parts of the body.
Nerves
tissues made from neurons that form the paths of communication between our body cells and the brain.