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System parasympathetic nervous

system, parasympathetic nervous

A part of nervous system that slows the heart rate, increases intestinal and gland activity, and relaxes sphincter muscles. The parasympathetic nervous system together with the sympathetic nervous system (that accelerates the heart rate, constricts blood vessels, and raises blood pressure) constitute the autonomic nervous system.

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Re: Help with biological metaphor?

... but you could check the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems. The former could represent the financial aspects of your ...

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by Gaudwin
Mon Jun 17, 2013 12:12 am
 
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Re: What are some ways to boost your immune system?

Your adaptive immune system gets naturally stronger whenever it gets into ... life, meditating - anything that activates your parasympathetic nervous system, because it is like the reverse state of fight-or-flight ...

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by caban
Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:06 am
 
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Re: GI tract and enteric nervous system

... break this question up for you. The peripheral nervous system is broken up into two systems the autonomic and the ... that they woulld split the autonomic system up into parasympathetic and sympathetic systems. Further they thought ...

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by daniel.kurz
Fri Oct 28, 2011 6:31 am
 
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GI tract and enteric nervous system

I am just wondering, enteric nervous system is part of autonomic nervous system right and it works together with parasympathetic and sympathetic branches? But here it says in the ...

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by snezka18
Sun May 08, 2011 8:02 am
 
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The Heart Rate

How does the Sympathetic and Parasympathetic nervous systems affect the heart rate? I know the Sympathetic increases while ...

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by BioJunior
Sat Apr 30, 2011 2:26 am
 
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Topic: The Heart Rate
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