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Autonomic Nervous System

The central nervous system (CNS) is composed of the brain and spinal cord. The CNS receives sensory information from the peripheral nervous system and controls the body's responses. The peripheral nervous system involves all of the nerves outside of the brain and spinal cord that carry messages to and ...

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