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I've always had a hard time remembering the difference between the sympathetic nervous system and the parasympathetic nervous system.

I've always had a hard time remembering the difference between the sympathetic nervous system and the parasympathetic nervous system. Are there any little tricks that will help me understand the difference between the two?

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Sympathetic is the nervous system responsible for your "fight or flight" responses in times of emergencies. It controls the... View the full answer

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Differences between parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous... View the full answer

Sympathetic nervous system is described as "flight or fight." Epinephrine/adrenaline is released. I try to... View the full answer

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