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Anatomy of the Brain

What is the central nervous system (CNS)?

The central nervous system (CNS) consists of the brain and spinal cord. The brain is an important organ that controls thought, memory, emotion, touch, motor skills, vision, respirations, temperature, hunger, and every process that regulates our body.

Major parts of the brain, child

What are the different parts of the brain?

The brain can be divided into the cerebrum, brainstem, and cerebellum:

More specifically, other parts of the brain include the following:

Anatomy of the brain, child

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