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Health Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Brain
Cerebrum
Carries messages to and from the brain, spinal cord, all the…
Made up of the brain, the spinal cord
Mass of nerve tissue (CNS)
Controls the abilities to memorize, think, learn, see, hear,…
Nervous System
Carries messages to and from the brain, spinal cord, all the…
Central Nervous System
Made up of the brain, the spinal cord
Health Vocabulary 3 Nervous System
Brain stem
Central nervous system
Cerebellum
Cerebrum
Connection between the spinal cord and the upper parts or the…
The brain and the spinal cord.
Part of the brain that coordinates movement.
The largest part of the brain, responsible for thinking and m…
Brain stem
Connection between the spinal cord and the upper parts or the…
Central nervous system
The brain and the spinal cord.
Health Science Nervous System Vocabulary
Autonomic nervous system
Brain
Central versus system (CNS)
Cerebellum
The division of the nervous system concerned with reflex, or…
Soft mass of nerve tissue inside the cranium
The division of the nervous system consisting of the brain an…
Section of the brain that is dorsal to the pons and medulla o…
Autonomic nervous system
The division of the nervous system concerned with reflex, or…
Brain
Soft mass of nerve tissue inside the cranium
Nervous System and Mental Health Vocabulary
Afferent nerves
Agraphia
Aphasia
Astrocyte
transmitters of nerve impulses toward the CNS (sensory nerves)
Inability to convert one's thoughts into writing
Inability to communicate through speech, writing, or signs be…
Star-shaped neurological cell found in the CNS
Afferent nerves
transmitters of nerve impulses toward the CNS (sensory nerves)
Agraphia
Inability to convert one's thoughts into writing
Nervous System and Mental Health Vocabulary
Afferent Nerves
Agraphia
Aphasia
Astrocyte
Transmitters of nerve impulses toward the CNS also known as s…
Inability to convert one's thought into writing
Inability to communicate through speech writing or signs beca…
Star-shaped neuroglial cell found in the CNS
Afferent Nerves
Transmitters of nerve impulses toward the CNS also known as s…
Agraphia
Inability to convert one's thought into writing
Health - Brain and Nervous System - Vocabulary
Temporal Lobe
Frontal Lobe
Pariental Lobe
Cerebellum
involved in primary auditory perception, such as hearing, and…
involved in planning, organizing, problem solving, selective…
involves sensation and perception
receives information from the sensory systems, the spinal cor…
Temporal Lobe
involved in primary auditory perception, such as hearing, and…
Frontal Lobe
involved in planning, organizing, problem solving, selective…
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Health Nervous System
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
cerebrum
cerebellum
control center of the body, includes brain and spinal cord
includes all other parts of nervous system
consists of several specialized regions that receive messages…
coordinates movement and balance
central nervous system
control center of the body, includes brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
includes all other parts of nervous system
15 terms
Health science nervous system
Arach
Cauda
Cephal
Crebr
Spider web
Tail
Head
Brain
Arach
Spider web
Cauda
Tail
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Health- Nervous System
Functions
Parts
Brain
Cerebrum
1. Gathers and interprets information(internal/external)... 2. R…
1. Brain... 2. Spinal cord... 3. Nerves... 4. Sensory organs: eyes, ea…
A mass of nerve tissue
1. Coordinates activities of the body... 2. Controls senses, emo…
Functions
1. Gathers and interprets information(internal/external)... 2. R…
Parts
1. Brain... 2. Spinal cord... 3. Nerves... 4. Sensory organs: eyes, ea…
30 terms
Health Nervous System
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
cerebrum
cerebellum
control center of the body, includes brain and spinal cord
includes all other parts of nervous system, links the brain a…
consists of several specialized regions that receive messages…
coordinates your body's movements and helps keep your balance
central nervous system
control center of the body, includes brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
includes all other parts of nervous system, links the brain a…
54 terms
Nervous System (HealthCare)
CNS
PNS
Central Nervous System (definition)
Spinal Cord
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Brain = mass of nerve tissue... Weigh about 3 lbs.... Reaches full…
-Connected from medulla oblongata to lower back (lumbar)... -Ve…
CNS
Central Nervous System
PNS
Peripheral Nervous System
Health Nervous System
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
cerebrum
cerebellum
control center of the body, includes brain and spinal cord
includes all other parts of nervous system
consists of several specialized regions that receive messages…
coordinates movement and balance
central nervous system
control center of the body, includes brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
includes all other parts of nervous system
58 terms
Health Science 1: Nervous System
Neuron
dendrite
axon
myelin sheath
nerve cell
part of nerve cell that brings info TO the cell body
part of nerve cell that takes message AWAY from the cell body
protects the axon and moves message along axon
Neuron
nerve cell
dendrite
part of nerve cell that brings info TO the cell body
Nervous System (Health Test)
cerebrum (picture)
cerebellum (picture)
brain stem (picture)
neuron (picture)
cerebrum (picture)
cerebellum (picture)
33 terms
Nervous System terms for Health Science
Dendrites
Afferent Neuron
Efferent Neuron
Neurotransmitter
branched nerve fibers that convey impluses toward the cell bo…
Sensory neuron; carries impulses from the body to the CNS
Motor neuron; carries impluse from the CNS to the body
chemical messangers which allow the transmission of signals f…
Dendrites
branched nerve fibers that convey impluses toward the cell bo…
Afferent Neuron
Sensory neuron; carries impulses from the body to the CNS
health #5 nervous system
neurons
sensory neurons
motor neurons
connecting neurons
the building blocks of the nervous system
highly specialized neurons that respond and carry only one me…
receive orders from the brain and carry them to the muscles
pass between the sensory and motor neurons
neurons
the building blocks of the nervous system
sensory neurons
highly specialized neurons that respond and carry only one me…
17 terms
Human Biology and Health - The Nervous System
Functions of the Nervous System
Organs of the Nervous System
Brain
Spinal Cord
1. Receives information about what is happening inside and ou…
Brain and Spinal Cord
The part of the central nervous system that is located in the…
The thick column of nervous tissue that links the brain to mo…
Functions of the Nervous System
1. Receives information about what is happening inside and ou…
Organs of the Nervous System
Brain and Spinal Cord
176 terms
Nervous System and Behavioral Health
What anatomy makes up the central nerv…
What anatomy make up the peripheral ne…
Brain
Cerebrum
Brain & Spinal Cord
Cranial nerves & Spinal nerves
the center for coordinating body activities and comprises the…
-largest portion of the brain, divided into left and right he…
What anatomy makes up the central nerv…
Brain & Spinal Cord
What anatomy make up the peripheral ne…
Cranial nerves & Spinal nerves
18 terms
Health Science: Nervous System
Menenges
Parkinson's Disease
Epilepsy
Frontal Lobe
Membrane that covers the brain.
80 year old has trembels and electrical gauge shuffling.
Uncontrollable activity of neurons.
Lobe that controls voluntary muscle movement.
Menenges
Membrane that covers the brain.
Parkinson's Disease
80 year old has trembels and electrical gauge shuffling.
25 terms
Health Nervous System
sensory neuron
motor neurons
inter
central nervous system
connected to senses
when to move
what to do
brain and spinal chord
sensory neuron
connected to senses
motor neurons
when to move
29 terms
Nervous System and Mental Health
central nervous system (CNS)
brain
brainstem
pons
the brain and the spinal cord
part of the central nervous system contained within the cranium
connects the brain to the spinal cord; assists in breathing,…
part of the brainstem that connects different regions of the…
central nervous system (CNS)
the brain and the spinal cord
brain
part of the central nervous system contained within the cranium
23 terms
7th Health Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Neuron
coordinates all of the activities of the body and communicate…
consists of the Brain and Spinal Cord
consists of the sensory receptors and nerves
nerve cell that transmits messages to and from the brain and…
Nervous System
coordinates all of the activities of the body and communicate…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
consists of the Brain and Spinal Cord
Health- Nervous System
autonomic nervous system
axon
brain
cerebellum
a system ealing with actions you do not control
impulses move through the neuron's cell body to the tips of t…
the nervous system's control center
controls balance, posture, and coordination
autonomic nervous system
a system ealing with actions you do not control
axon
impulses move through the neuron's cell body to the tips of t…
23 terms
Health Nervous System
Dendrites
Cell Body/Nucleus
Axon
Axon Terminals
Carries messages to the cell body.
Largest part of the neuron which contains Nucleus
Carries messages to the cell body.
Pass on messages to the other dendrites of other neurons.
Dendrites
Carries messages to the cell body.
Cell Body/Nucleus
Largest part of the neuron which contains Nucleus
Health: The Nervous System
The body system that carries messages…
Two parts of the nervous system:
Consists of the brain and spinal cord
A mass of nerve tissue that acts as th…
The Nervous System
Central Nervous System and Peripheral Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Brain
The body system that carries messages…
The Nervous System
Two parts of the nervous system:
Central Nervous System and Peripheral Nervous System
Health Nervous System
nerve
nervous system
soma
impulse
a whitish fiber or bundle of fibers that transmits impulses o…
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve im…
the parts of an organism other than the reproductive cells..
a sudden strong and unreflective urge or desire to act.
nerve
a whitish fiber or bundle of fibers that transmits impulses o…
nervous system
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve im…
Health: Nervous System
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
Brain stem
Central Nervous System
Controls emotions and memories
Voluntary muscle
Involuntary muscle
Brain and the spinal cord
Cerebrum
Controls emotions and memories
Cerebellum
Voluntary muscle
35 terms
Health Exam: Nervous System
Dendrites
Axon
Meninges
Degenerative
Carry messages to the neuron cell body
Carry messages away from the cell body
3 layers of membranes that protect the brain and spinal cord
A disease that progressively gets worse. Ex. Multiple sclerosis
Dendrites
Carry messages to the neuron cell body
Axon
Carry messages away from the cell body
health: the nervous system
neurons
cerebrum
cerebellum
brain stem
nerve cells, transmit messages to and from the spinal cord an…
the largest and most complex part of the brain
the second largest part of the brain
a 3-in-long stalk of nerve cells and fibers that connect the…
neurons
nerve cells, transmit messages to and from the spinal cord an…
cerebrum
the largest and most complex part of the brain
15 terms
Health Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Brain
Cerebrum
Carries messages to and from the brain, spinal cord, all the…
Made up of the brain, the spinal cord
Mass of nerve tissue (CNS)
Controls the abilities to memorize, think, learn, see, hear,…
Nervous System
Carries messages to and from the brain, spinal cord, all the…
Central Nervous System
Made up of the brain, the spinal cord
28 terms
Health Science Nervous System
Neuron
Dendrite
Afferent
Cerebellum
basic structural unit of the nervous system
nerve fiber that carries impulses toward the cell body
sensory nerves that carry messages to the brain and spinal cord
responsible for muscle coordination, balance, posture, and mu…
Neuron
basic structural unit of the nervous system
Dendrite
nerve fiber that carries impulses toward the cell body
14 terms
Personal Health - Nervous System
Nervous System
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Brain
Carries messages to and from the brain and spinal cord, and a…
Consists of the brain and spinal cord.
Nerves that branch out from our central nervous system.
The mass of nerve tissue that acts as the control center of t…
Nervous System
Carries messages to and from the brain and spinal cord, and a…
Central nervous system
Consists of the brain and spinal cord.
46 terms
Health- nervous system
Neurons
Sensory neurons
Motor neurons
Connecting neurons
The building blocks of the nervous system
Highly specialized. Each one responds to and carries only one…
Receive orders from the brain and carries them to the muscles
Pass between the sensory and motor beurons
Neurons
The building blocks of the nervous system
Sensory neurons
Highly specialized. Each one responds to and carries only one…
20 terms
Health- Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Neurons
Coordinates all activities in your body
Functions of the brain and spinal cord
Functions of the brain, spinal cord, and sensory receptors
Nerve cells
Nervous System
Coordinates all activities in your body
Central Nervous System
Functions of the brain and spinal cord
11 terms
Health--Nervous system
communication
somatic
autonomic
reflex
the nervous system is the ______________ system of the body
voluntary movement
involuntary movement
message that goes only to the spinal cord and is taken back t…
communication
the nervous system is the ______________ system of the body
somatic
voluntary movement
32 terms
Health and Nervous System Unit
gland that secretes melatonin
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
motor neuron
pineal gland
brain and spinal cord
sensory and motor neurons
sends commands from central nervous system to muscles and oth…
gland that secretes melatonin
pineal gland
central nervous system
brain and spinal cord
25 terms
Health Nervous System
Cerebrum
Corpus Callosum
Pituatary
Brainstem
largest and most complex part of brain, locates behind forehead
looks like curve of ear piece, in center of brain
tiny gland in center of brain, looks like tear drop
connects spinal cord to brain, 3-inch long stalk of nerve cel…
Cerebrum
largest and most complex part of brain, locates behind forehead
Corpus Callosum
looks like curve of ear piece, in center of brain
16 terms
Health Nervous System
Neuron
Sensory
Nucleus
Motor
What is another name for a nerve cell?
What type of neuron carries messages to the brain and spinal…
What part of the neuron helps produce protein and contains DNA?
What type of neuron carries messages from the brain and spina…
Neuron
What is another name for a nerve cell?
Sensory
What type of neuron carries messages to the brain and spinal…
26 terms
Nervous System Vocabulary
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
made up of the Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscles)
Nerves throughout body (such as cranial nerves and spinal ner…
Regulates the activity of involuntary actions (such as cardia…
central nervous system (CNS)
made up of the Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscles)
THE NERVOUS SYSTEM (Health)
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Etiology
Pathology
Multiple Sclerosis
ALS, Lou Gehrig"s Disease. A mysterious condition that scienc…
process of disease
study of disease
inflammation and gradual break down of the myelin sheaths in…
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
ALS, Lou Gehrig"s Disease. A mysterious condition that scienc…
Etiology
process of disease
6 terms
Nervous System Care Health:(
Eat a well- balanced diet
Exercise regularly
To care for your nervous system you ha…
Avoid head trauma
-include healthy fats(omega-3) into the diet... -drink a lot of…
30-60 minutes each day (including walking, running, reading,…
eat a well-balanced diet, exercise regularly, avoid head trau…
-Example: concussion (a type of brain injury that interferes…
Eat a well- balanced diet
-include healthy fats(omega-3) into the diet... -drink a lot of…
Exercise regularly
30-60 minutes each day (including walking, running, reading,…
32 terms
Health Nervous System
dendrites
axons
meninges
degnerative
carry messages to the neuron cell body
carry messages away from the cell body
three layers of membranes that protect the brain and spinal c…
a disease that progressively gets worse, ex. multiple sclerosis
dendrites
carry messages to the neuron cell body
axons
carry messages away from the cell body
35 terms
Health Nervous System Review
serotonin
cerebellum
epilepsy
occipital lobe
involved in learning, sleeping, control of mood as well as ca…
control movement of the skeletal muscles
reoccurring seizures
controls vision
serotonin
involved in learning, sleeping, control of mood as well as ca…
cerebellum
control movement of the skeletal muscles
Freshmen: Health: Nervous System
Brain
Send and receive messages from the bra…
Central and Peripheral
Brain and spinal cord
A mass of nerve tissue that acts as the control center of the…
What is the jobs of the nervous system?
What are the two kinds of nervous systems?
What makes up the Central Nervous System?
Brain
A mass of nerve tissue that acts as the control center of the…
Send and receive messages from the bra…
What is the jobs of the nervous system?
38 terms
Health Science: Nervous System
Neuron
Dendrites
Axon
Synapse
Basic structual unit of the nervous system
Receives messages
Sends message
Space between axon of one neuron & dendrites of another
Neuron
Basic structual unit of the nervous system
Dendrites
Receives messages
Health: Nervous System
Neuron
Dendrites
axon
myelin sheath
The basic structural unit of the nervous system
Nerve fibers that carry impulses toward the cell body
Single nerve fiber which carries impulses away from the cell…
Lipid covering of many axons
Neuron
The basic structural unit of the nervous system
Dendrites
Nerve fibers that carry impulses toward the cell body
Health Nervous System
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral nervous system (PNS)
Neurons
Sensory
brain and spinal cord
gathers information from inside and outside your body
transmit messages to and from the spinal cord and brain; thre…
transmit messages from senses
Central Nervous System (CNS)
brain and spinal cord
Peripheral nervous system (PNS)
gathers information from inside and outside your body
Health Science I- Nervous System Vocabulary
arach-
cauda-
cephal-
cerebr-
spider's web
tail
head
brain
arach-
spider's web
cauda-
tail
Health Unit - Nervous System
cerebrum
cerebellum
brainstem
right hemisphere
"smart part" - controls thinking, memory, and five senses
controls balance, movement, and posture
controls automatic functions such as breathing, digesting, he…
Controls left side of your body. Specializes in creativity, m…
cerebrum
"smart part" - controls thinking, memory, and five senses
cerebellum
controls balance, movement, and posture
23 terms
Health Chp.2: Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
The Brain
Forebrain
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve im…
connects the central nervous system to other parts of our bod…
Forebrain, midbrain, and hindbrain
the central processor, responsible for advanced thinking, lan…
Central Nervous System
the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve im…
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
connects the central nervous system to other parts of our bod…
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