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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
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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.
41 terms
Health (Kalika) - Nervous System - Vocabulary
addiction
alcoholism
anabolic steroid
autonomic nervous system
a physical dependence on a substance
a disease in which a person is both physically addicted to an…
synthetic chemicals that are similar to hormones produced in…
the group of nerves in the peripheral nervous system that con…
addiction
a physical dependence on a substance
alcoholism
a disease in which a person is both physically addicted to an…
57 terms
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
25 terms
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
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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
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…
36 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
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 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
15 terms
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…
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
36 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
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
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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
16 terms
Nervous System (Health Test)
cerebrum (picture)
cerebellum (picture)
brain stem (picture)
neuron (picture)
cerebrum (picture)
cerebellum (picture)
33 terms
9th Grade Health: Nervous System
neurons
cerebrum
cerebellum
brain stem
nerve cell that transmits nerve pulses
part of the brain responsible for complex sensory and neural…
coordinates and regulates muscular activity... Second largest pa…
carries signals from brain to rest of body... 3 in. long Stalk o…
neurons
nerve cell that transmits nerve pulses
cerebrum
part of the brain responsible for complex sensory and neural…
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
15 terms
Health science nervous system
Arach
Cauda
Cephal
Crebr
Spider web
Tail
Head
Brain
Arach
Spider web
Cauda
Tail
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)
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
16 terms
Health Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Autonomic System
Sends messages to and from the Brain and Spinal Cord
Made of Brian and Spinal Cord... Sends and receives Impulses to…
Carries messages between Central Nervous System and the Body…
Digestion and Heart Rate
Nervous System
Sends messages to and from the Brain and Spinal Cord
Central Nervous System
Made of Brian and Spinal Cord... Sends and receives Impulses to…
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
14 terms
health nervous system
Interneuron
Motor neuron
Sensory neuron
Cell body
like a mail man, brings info from one place to the next
Teacher telling and showing how to do something or what to do
Snitch sees something happen and tells on a higher authority
Worker, carries out jobs sent to them
Interneuron
like a mail man, brings info from one place to the next
Motor neuron
Teacher telling and showing how to do something or what to do
34 terms
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
33 terms
Nervous system & Behavorial Health
Brain
Cerebrum
Ventricles
Cerebellum
Contained with the cranium... Made up of Cerebrum, Cerebellum &…
Largest portion of the brain; divides into Rt/Left Hemisphere…
Spaces within the brain that contain CSF. The fluid flows thr…
Location under the posterior portion of the cerebrum. Assists…
Brain
Contained with the cranium... Made up of Cerebrum, Cerebellum &…
Cerebrum
Largest portion of the brain; divides into Rt/Left Hemisphere…
14 terms
Health - Nervous System
Interneuron
Motor Neuron
Sensory Neuron
Cell Body
Is like a letter carrier because it takes information from on…
Is like a teacher because they tell and show how to be and do…
Is like a snitch because they see something happen and tells…
Is like a worker because it carries out the jobs given to them
Interneuron
Is like a letter carrier because it takes information from on…
Motor Neuron
Is like a teacher because they tell and show how to be and do…
18 terms
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…
28 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)
15 terms
Health Science I- Nervous System Vocabulary
arach-
cauda-
cephal-
cerebr-
spider's web
tail
head
brain
arach-
spider's web
cauda-
tail
10 terms
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
32 terms
Health-Nervous/Skeleton Systems
Sternum
Vertebral Column
Carpals
Metacarpals
Sternum
Vertebral Column
Health Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Neurons
Sensory neurons
Consists of brain and spinal cord
Gathers information from inside and outside your body
Nerve cells
Carry messages from receptors in the body back to the CNS
Central Nervous System
Consists of brain and spinal cord
Peripheral Nervous System
Gathers information from inside and outside your body
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
39 terms
10. Nervous System & Mental Health
SAME
2 Major Divisions of Nervous system
PNS breakdown
Thalamus
Sensory nerves are AFFERENT (toward brain)... Motor nerves are…
CNS & PNS
Sensory division... Motor Division... a. visceral motor division o…
gland beneath the cerebral hemisphere;... receives all sensory…
SAME
Sensory nerves are AFFERENT (toward brain)... Motor nerves are…
2 Major Divisions of Nervous system
CNS & PNS
50 terms
The Nervous System and Mental Health
cephal/o
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
crani/o
head
little brain, cerebellum
brain, cerebrum
skull, cranium
cephal/o
head
cerebell/o
little brain, cerebellum
8 terms
Nervous System Vocabulary
Brain
Spinal cord
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
The center of the nervous center.
Sends messages to and from the brain.
The largest part of the brain. Controls reading, writing, spe…
The lower part of the brain that controls our balance and coo…
Brain
The center of the nervous center.
Spinal cord
Sends messages to and from the brain.
174 terms
Nervous System, The Nervous system/ Mental health
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous system
Autonomic Nervous System
Somatic Nervous System
(CNS) brain and spinal cord.
Body Nerves that connect to the central nervous system (brain…
Controls involuntary bodily functions (not consciously contro…
Controls voluntary bodily functions (consciously controlled),…
Central Nervous System
(CNS) brain and spinal cord.
Peripheral Nervous system
Body Nerves that connect to the central nervous system (brain…
22 terms
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
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…
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
8 terms
health 8 nervous system
neuron
dendrite
axon
mylein sheath
basic structural unit of the nervous system
carry impulses towards the cell
carry impluses away from the heart
insulator that speeds nerve impulses to muscles and other eff…
neuron
basic structural unit of the nervous system
dendrite
carry impulses towards the cell
65 terms
Health Nervous System Test
What are the functions of the nervous…
2 main divisions of the nervous system
CNS
PNS
1. coordinates all thoughts... 2. coordinates actions... 3. control…
Central and Peripheral Nervous systems
brain and spinal cord
31 pairs of spinal nerves and 12 pairs of cranial nerves
What are the functions of the nervous…
1. coordinates all thoughts... 2. coordinates actions... 3. control…
2 main divisions of the nervous system
Central and Peripheral Nervous systems
37 terms
Nervous System - Foundations of Health
Your ______ is the computer of your bo…
Nerves are combination of what?
Neurons are also called ______
The central division of the nervous sy…
brain
nerve fibers
nerve cell
brain and spinal cord
Your ______ is the computer of your bo…
brain
Nerves are combination of what?
nerve fibers
27 terms
Health Science - Nervous System Vocab
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin sheath
a nerve cell
take message to cell body
take message away from cell body
covering over the axon
Neuron
a nerve cell
Dendrite
take message to cell body
20 terms
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…
18 terms
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
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.
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
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