Nervous system PowerPoint SSA+S

100 %
0 %
Information about Nervous system PowerPoint SSA+S
Education

Published on February 28, 2014

Author: calderonscience

Source: slideshare.net

Description

CalderonScience Nervous system presentation

By: TJ Higgins, Cameron Harris, and Harley Libreros

Functions  The functions of the nervous system is to get info, processes it, and answer it. The five senses are examples. It does all of this in less than one second.

Major Parts/Organs       Neurons - basic functioning units of the nervous system Central Nervous System – made up of the brain and the spinal cord Cerebrum – the part of the brain that controls memory, language, and thought Cerebellum – the part of the brain that coordinates voluntary muscle movement and regulates balance and posture Brain Stem – the area of the brain that controls involuntary functions Spinal Cord – a tube like structure of neurons

Interactions With Other Organs  The nervous system signals the digestive system, endocrine system, and circulatory systems.

Role in Maintaining Homeostasis  The role in maintaining homeostasis is getting information from your environment and answering it with a reaction.

Health/Diseases  Injuries to your nervous system can include sport injuries, such as getting tackled in football or checked in hockey. Other injuries can include car accidents, and whiplash. Also, you can damage your nervous system with drugs that slow down or speed up your nervous system. Some that speed up your nervous system are amphetamines, cocaine, nicotine, and caffeine. Some that slow down your nervous system are alcohol, heroin, morphine, and inhaling excessive fumes of glue, petrol, and paint.

FAQs How does the brain receive the information so fast?  Why is the nervous system important? The nervous system tells your brain that something is wrong or okay. 

Bibliography Florida Life Science Glencoe Textbook  http://www.health.gov.au/internet/publicatio ns/publishing.nsf/Content/drugtreat-pubsfront6-wk-toc~drugtreat-pubs-front6-wksecb~drugtreat-pubs-front6-wk-secb3~drugtreat-pubs-front6-wk-secb-3-1 

Add a comment

Related presentations

Related pages

PPT – Nervous System PowerPoint presentation | free to ...

CHAPTER 8 Nervous System Nervous System Overview Nervous System Brain Spinal cord ... The PowerPoint PPT presentation: "Nervous System" is the property of ...
Read more

Central Nervous System PowerPoint Templates - Boundless

Our free Central Nervous System PowerPoint template contains 78 slides for your next physiology lecture or class presentation.
Read more

The Nervous System - Harvard LS Outreach

THE NERVOUS SYSTEM WHAT PARTS DO YOU KNOW THAT ARE IN THE NERVOUS SYSTEM? ... PowerPoint Presentation Author: Biological Sciences Last modified by:
Read more

The Nervous System PowerPoint Templates - Boundless

The The Nervous System PowerPoint template comes with an appendix packed with specific biology images, ... The Central Nervous System;
Read more

PowerPoint Presentation - The Amazing Human Nervous System

Brain Lobes Bibliography The Amazing Human Nervous System By Jason and Brandon Nervous System How Your Nervous System Works ... PowerPoint Presentation ...
Read more

PPT – Nervous System PowerPoint presentation | free to ...

Title: Nervous System 1 Nervous System Clinical Day 2 Peripheral Neuropathy. generic phrase denoting functional disturbances and/or pathological changes in ...
Read more

Your brain and nervous system - Graphic Science

The structure of the brain and how the central nervous system works, ... PowerPoint Presentation Last modified by: Rebecca Hurwitz Company:
Read more

Nervous System - Free PowerPoint Presentations about ...

Human Nervous System. advertisement. ... Free Presentations in PowerPoint format. The Nervous System. Understanding the Nervous System. Nervous System Basics.
Read more

The Nervous System - AZ HOSA

The Nervous System * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Brain Teaser 15 14 9 1 6 3 Which number comes next in the sequence? 4,7,10 or 12 ? Functions of the ...
Read more