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1. Which component of the autonomic division of the nervous system increases our heart rate in an emergency situation?
The component of the autonomic division of the nervous system which increases our heart rate in an emergency situation is the SYMPATHETIC nervous system.
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User: 1. Which component of the autonomic division of the nervous system increases our heart rate in an emergency situation?

Weegy: The component of the autonomic division of the nervous system which increases our heart rate in an emergency situation is the SYMPATHETIC nervous system.
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User: What includes both the brain and the spinal cord?

User: 3. Where is the site where the processing of all central nervous system activity takes place?

User: 4. What takes charge of the body’s involuntary functions outside conscious awareness?

User: 5. What is the function of the limbic system?

Weegy: The limbic system is a set of evolutionarily primitive brain structures located on top of the brainstem and buried under the cortex, which connect the lower and higher brain functions. Limbic system structures are involved in many of our emotions and motivations, particularly those that are related to survival; in the storage and retrieval of memories; in sensory perception and regulation of motor functions. One structure, the hypothalamus, plays a major role in regulating hormones, the pituitary gland, body temperature, the adrenal glands, and many other vital activities.



User: 6. What is the function of the reticular formation?

Weegy: The reticular formation is a part of the brain that is involved in actions such as awaking/sleeping cycle, and filtering incoming stimuli to discriminate irrelevant background stimuli. It is essential for governing some of the basic functions of higher organisms, and is one of the phylogenetically oldest portions of the brain.




User: 7. Which part of the brain is closely linked to the endocrine system?

User: 8. What hormone is involved in sugar metabolism?

Weegy: Insulin and Glucagon are involved in sugar metabolism. ***Insulin and glucagon are potent regulators of glucose metabolism. For decades, we have viewed diabetes from a bi-hormonal perspective of glucose regulation. [ ]
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User: 9. What is the body’s master gland, which would include stimulating growth

Weegy: Which gland is the master gland in body? The pituitary gland is often referred to as the "master gland," because it controls so many other glands. [ ]
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User: 10. What is the endocrine system responsible for in the body?

User: what is the function ofEndorphins

Weegy: Endorphins are the feel good chemicals released by the brain. They are released by exercise, laughing, or drugs such as acetaminophen. Notice the tingly feeling you get after exercise or laughing, that is from the endorphins. [ Endorphins are not to be confused with neurotransmitters such as dopamine. Dopamine is released every time an animal does something crucial to survival. Eating or having sex, for example, releases dopamine allowing learned responses to occur. A need for dopamine pleasure can lead to overeating and drug addiction. Drugs mimic dopamine and other neurotransmitters, and they bind to receptors longer allowing for a high that last longer than the normal level. ]
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