Online Reference For Body, Mind & Spirit

Term: Autonomic Nervous System

1.  The part of the nervous system that controls and regulates the functions in the physical body such as the heart muscles, digestive functions, hormone production and normal body operations.
SOURCE:  The Mind-Body Fertility Connection, by James Schwartz

2.  The "lower intelligence" that safely runs the body functions without conscious awareness.

AUTHOR:  Carl Llewellyn Weschcke