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Health plays a significant role in our lives, though this is the field of medical doctors, they do the treatment but Astrology has also such information which can be actually useful for everyone.
Hence, I will share very important details on Medical Astrology. As you know there are twelve signs, nine planets, twelve houses, and twenty-seven nakshatras in Astrology. And then there are five elements in our bodies like water, air, fire, earth, and space. All these collectively play a significant role in diagnosing diseases in our Horoscope.
According to Ayurveda, there are Tri-Doshas in our body named Vatt, Pitt, and Kapha. The imbalance of these doshas causes disease in our bodies. For Health analysis, you need complete details about Diseases signified by all zodiac signs, houses, planets, and nakshatras, elements, and Tri-doshas. So let’s start with Diseases signified by all Twelve Houses.
Diseases Signified by Twelve Houses in Medical Astrology
The house signify the area or region of diseases
House 1: The 1st house represents your Head, brain, hair, appearance, skin, vitality, general well being, and longevity.
House 2: The 2nd house tells about your Face, right eye, teeth, tongue, oral cavity, nose, speech, and Throat.
House 3: The 3rd house rules your Ears, [ right ear ], neck, shoulders, the upper part of the esophagus, collar bone, arms, hands, windpipe, and physical fitness.
House 4: The 4th house represents your Chest, lungs, heart, Breasts, and Diaphragm.
House 5: The 5th house rules your Stomach, liver, heart, gall bladder, spleen, pancreas, Duodenum, mind, thinking process, and pregnancy.
House 6: The 6th house tells about your Small intestine, appendix, part of the large intestine, kidney, Tuberculosis, wounds, injury, operations, tumors, eruptive disease, mental agony, madness, poison, and peptic ulcers.
House 7: The 7th house rules your Urinary tract, sexual organs, uterus, ovaries, testes, prostate glands, rectum, semen, and broad ligaments.
House 8 : The 8th house represents your External genital organs, chronic disease, anus, and perineum.
House 9: The 9th house covers the organs like Hips, thighs, and femoral arteries.
House 10: The 10th house rules your Knee joints, knee cap, and the hollow behind the knee joint.
House 11: The 11th house represents your Left ear, calves, ankles, and lower legs.
House 12: The 12th house covers the organs like Feet, left eye, mental issues, disturbed sleep, and crippled limbs.
Therefore you should know which house signifies what disease, now try to memorize them as towards the end of this blog you should have complete information, about all signs planets and houses if you really wish to locate a disease accurately in our horoscope.
Diseases Signified By Planets in Medical Astrology
The Sun has a Pitta temperament. Its strength or weakness tells about the general health of a person. Therefore if the Sun is weak in your horoscope, it can give diseases related to the Heart, stomach, bones, right eye, headache, baldness, fevers, pains, burns, injury from falls, and bone disorders.
The Moon has Kapha’s temperament with an element of Vatta. Its strength or weakness reflects the stability and soundness of the mind of a person. Hence if the Moon is weak, it can give diseases related to fluids in the body, psychiatric problems, and mental issues.
Even nervousness, emotional disturbances, and sleep disorders, all these diseases will be faced only by a weak Moon.
Above all Diarrheas, anemia, skin problems, jaundice, menstrual disorders, and all diseases of the female reproductive system are caused by a weak Moon.
Mars has a Pitta temperament. The condition of Mars in the chart tells about the vigor, vitality, and soundness of health. Thus if Mars is weak in the chart it can give diseases related to Head, bone marrow, bile, mumps, and chickenpox.
Mars signifies accidents, injuries, and surgical operations. Also if we have Diseases like burns, a blood disorder, blood pressure, gall stones, and inflammations, then only afflicted Mars is the reason behind these diseases. Injury by weapons, diseases of the uterus, miscarriages, and abortions, are caused by afflicted Mars.
Mercury has all the Tri-Doshas viz., Vatta, Pitta, and Kapha. Mercury is concerned with the intelligence of a native. Its disposition in a chart indicates the capacity for discrimination and reasoning. It rules over skin, throat, nose, lungs, and forebrain.
An adverse Mercury and a weak Moon can give mental problems. It also signifies nervous breakdown, mental complexes, abusive language. Weak Mercury is the reason behind defective speech and vertigo. And lastly skin diseases, impotence, and diseases of nose and throat, all these diseases are caused by Mercury
Jupiter is Kapha in temperament. If Jupiter is weak in the chart it gives diseases related to the Liver, gall bladder, spleen, part of the pancreas, ear, fat in the body, and Diabetes. Jupiter’s aspect expands the house effects and if afflicted then it will expand the illness.
Venus is Vatta and Kapha in its temperament. If Venus is weak in the chart, it will surely lead to diseases related to the face, eyesight, reproductive organs, and urinary system.
It is a watery planet and is concerned with the hormonal system of the body. Venus signifies sexual disorders, cataracts, stones in the kidney and urinary bladder, laziness, typhoid, and appendicitis. Therefore such diseases are caused by afflicted Venus.
Saturn is Vatta in its temperament. Saturn is the slowest moving planet, so the diseases caused by Saturn are chronic or incurable. Saturn rules over legs and feet, nerves, lymphatics, and the distal part of the colon and rectum. It also gives tumors, cancers, and paralysis. Above all, injuries of legs and feet, mental disorders, and Depression is also caused by Saturn.
Rahu signifies chronic boils, and ulcers, slowness of action. It will give you unknown fears, hemorrhoids, chronic boils, and ulcers, these all are incurable ailments. Therefore Rahu is also the reason behind the poisoning, snake bite, and diseases in the feet.
If Rahu is with Moon, it can give phobias. It acts like Saturn and since it is also slow-moving, therefore diseases caused by Rahu are chronic and generally incurable.
Ketu leads to diseases with uncertain cause, epidemics, viral and infective diseases, intestinal parasites, deafness, defects of speech, as also diagnostic confusion.
Ketu acts like Mars so it can give you surgical interventions. Thus diseases caused by Ketu can give long-term illness.