Brain information - Brian information Brainstem Medulla Controls vital functions breathing heart-rate Reticular System Blocks signals from brain to body

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Brian information Brainstem: Medulla: Controls vital functions, breathing, heart-rate. Reticular System: Blocks signals from brain to body, Know why Limbic System: Hippocampus: formation of new memories. Thalamus: Pre-attentive processing, all sensory information travels through except smell. Amygdala: Sexual and Aggressive drives Hypothalamus: Controls pituitary Endocrine System Pituitary Gland - Master gland Know the rest of the hormonal glands
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  • Human Anatomy, temporal lobe, Parietal lobe, occipital lobe, Controls vital functions

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