Medical Astrology is a term not very widely used lately, probably due to the amazing evolution of Western Medicine. Epidemiology and health statistics, as well as other facts, are being constantly analyzed by the proper medical organizations such as the World Health Organisation and other official and unofficial bureaus. Yet, very recently, it seems that an astrological wind blows over the strict scientific community.
Watching the Stars move may help us understand better ourselves, our motives, our advantages and disadvantages and much more parts of our psyche. The roots of Medical astrology can be traced back to the Chaldeans, Sumerians and Assyrians. In ancient Egypt astrology was used widely in treating and diagnosing diseases while in ancient Greece, Hippocrates paid much attention to the movement of the Stars as he considered that Astrology to be a very powerful , eapon in the hands of a Medical Doctor. However if you face – or your think you may face – a health issue you should always consult with your Medical Doctor first!
The first sign of the Zodiac governs the Head, Face, and Hair. If you are Aries or you got significant planets in Aries then you probably got a lot of headaches or even migraines. You should also visit very often a dentist because teeth are also under Aries’ dominion (along with Capricorn). Pride plays a very essential role in this sign thus fear of failure stresses them so much that they always want to give their best in anything they do.
This pushes them to hurry in almost everything they try to cope with. The drive fast, the move fast, they work fast. This can cause many accidents especially when they use sharp or mechanical objects or even vehicles. Mars fiery power, however, can make their recovery miraculous and as you keep sexually active and enthusiast then your life-force will replenish your body periodically with vibrant health.
The second sign of the Zodiac governs the Throat – Neck and also co-governs the Lungs and the Sinus area. If you are Taurus or you got significant planets in Taurus then are you probably blessed with Good health as Venus blesses you with a harmonious relationship with your body. However, problems, accidents, and infections in the areas described above are very common to Taurus.
Their vocal cords and tonsils are highly likely to be stricken first whenever they neglect themselves or they lose their imbalance. Vulnerable to colds and coughs when they lose balance, you have to take extra care of yourself in the Winter. Taurus is also traditionally linked with multiple eating disorders or metabolism issues as the thyroid glands are under Taurus dominion. Aerobic exercise should be a daily concern.
The third sign of the Zodiac governs the Arms, the Shoulders, and the Hands as well as partly the Lungs (along with Taurus). If you are Gemini or you got significant planets in Gemini then you are probably always on the run, ever-moving, ever-thinking, over-doing stuff while others always wonder how you manage this multi-tasking so easily.