Brain and Nervous System for Teens
If the brain is a central computer that controls all the functions of the body, then the nervous system is like a network that relays messages back and forth to different parts of the body. Find out how they work in this Body Basics article.
Brain and Nervous System for Parents
The brain controls everything we do, and is often likened to the central computer within a vast, complicated communication network, working at lightning speed.
Quiz: Brain & Nervous System for Kids
Take this quiz about your brain and nervous system, the system that controls everything you do.
Movie: Brain & Nervous System for Kids
Watch this movie about your nervous system, starring your brain.
Brain and Nervous System Cancers for Parents
These cancers are the most common type of cancer in children. When discovered early, they often can be cured.
Word! Nervous System for Kids
The nervous system controls everything you do, including breathing, walking, thinking, and feeling.
Brain & Nervous System for Teens
This section has information on conditions that affect the brain and nervous system.
Brain & Nervous System for Kids for Kids
What things can happen when there's a problem with the brain or nervous system? Find out in this subsection just for kids!
Brain & Nervous System - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Conditions that affect the brain, spine, and other parts of the nervous system.
How the Body Works for Kids
Your body is a brilliant machine with many important parts. Watch movies, read articles, and do activities to find out more.