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How Is the Central Nervous System Different from Other Systems of the Body?

Central Nervous SystemMost systems and organs of the body control just one function, but the central nervous system does many jobs at the same time. It controls all voluntary movement, such as speech and walking, and involuntary movements, such as blinking and breathing. It is also the core of our thoughts, perceptions, and emotions.



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