This book explores how the brain helps our bodies to function. The book explains the structure of the brain, describes the different illnesses that can affect our brains, from headaches to strokes, and outlines ways we can keep our brains healthy.
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actions activity affect arteries automatic av^d behavior blood vessels body processes body temperature body's brain stem brain waves braliA braln called cause cerebellum cerebral hemisphere cerebrospinal fluid cerebrum concussion control centers cortex Cranial nerve damage deals with nerve dendrites diencephalon drowsiness dyslexia electrical emotions encephalitis energy epilepsy eyes feelings forms frontal lobe germs head injury headache HEALTH FOCUS heart heartbeat helmets hemorrhage homeostasis hormonal system hypothalamus infection inside ions kidneys known layer left side limbic system loss of consciousness lower rear medicinal drugs medulla oblongata membrane memories meninges midbrain migraines motor movements muscle weakness neck nerve cell body nerve fibers nerve messages nerve signals nervous system neurotransmitters Parkinson's disease perhaps pituitary receiving nerve cell REM sleep right side send signals sensory skin skull bone speech area spinal cord stroke substance symptoms synapse thalamus tiny treatment trillions usually ventricle whole brain