parasympathetic nervous system : Definition, Usages, News and More
parasympathetic nervous system
n originates in the brain stem and lower part of the spinal cord; opposes physiological effects of the sympathetic nervous system: stimulates digestive secretions; slows the heart; constricts the pupils; dilates blood vessels
The science behind positive thinking at work Evan Bleier (UPI) -- Psychology expert Richard Boyatzis says engaging the parasympathetic nervous system -- positive thinking -- is the key to workplace happiness.
Oct. 11, 2013 - UPI