Self-Worth Digest

Scorpio: What Does Your Astrological Sign Say About Your Health Risks?


Scorpio (October 23rd—November 21st)

As one of the most intense and sexual personalities found among all the zodiac, Scorpios are not surprisingly governed by the sexual organs, urinary tract and pelvis. Due to their obvious highly sexual nature, it is not uncommon for Scorpios to have issues with sexual health. They may also be prone to urinary tract infections, kidney and bladder stones. However, despite the Scorpio’s predisposition for passion and obsession, they are also fixed and determined enough to establish control and discretion, therefore possibly preventing many of these avoidable conditions. Represented by the Scorpion, individuals born under this sign are often said to be secretive and magnetic people, and in their darker moments, forceful and manipulative. For future reference, it is best for the Scorpio’s best interest that they be aware how this behavior can negatively impact their lives, particularly their interpersonal relationships.
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Libra: What Does Your Astrological Sign Say About Your Health Risks?


Libra (September 23rd—October 22nd)

The ever-diplomatic Libra us governed by the lower spine, kidney and bladder, implying weaknesses in these areas of the body. Lower back pain, particularly in the lumbar region of the spine is to be expected, and due to Libra’s ruling planet, Venus (also shared with Taurus), indicates a love for good food and drink. This indulgence can be hard on the kidneys, so it is recommended for native of this sign to moderate alcohol consumption if already suffering from similar complaints. However, with a little redirection, this sign, which is all about balance and harmony, can quickly find a compromise to any unhealthy, unbalanced behavior. Frequent stretching and yoga would also be a natural addition to the Libra’s health routine, providing both physical and mental equilibrium for the sign represent by the Scales.
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Virgo: What Does Your Astrological Sign Say About Your Health Risks?


Virgo (August 23rd—September 22nd)

Those born under The Virgin are fastidious, precise and intelligent individuals with a near-pathological need for perfection and a consequent proneness for anxiety. Vrigo’s are ruled by the stomach, digestive tract, and abdomen, and combined with this sign’s sensitivity to stress, means that they are more likely to suffer ulcers, gastritis and similar digestive nervous complaints.

Preventative measures for digestive problems suggest a careful diet due to the Virgo’s more delicate constitution, but the obvious affinity for nervousness could leave Virgos vulnerable to coughs, colds and flus. Many Virgos also complain of sleep disorders, such as insomnia. However, Virgo’s are also known to be very proactive about their health already, and learning to address their inherent obsessive behavior may prove more helpful in relieving stress-related ailments.
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Leo: What Does Your Astrological Sign Say About Your Health Risks?


Leo (July 23rd—August 22nd)

As one of the more high powered and energetic signs of the zodiac, Leo is a robust sign not generally known for sickliness. This notoriously extroverted sign of zodiac is governed by the back, spine, and heart. Unfortunately, this can cover a large number of health complaints, including, but not limited to conditions involving the heart and blood, back and spinal problems.

Like Aries, this ambitious sign gravitates to leadership and positions of authority, which can likewise be suggestive of stress-related ailments and risky behaviors. Being a fixed sign, they can find themselves easily agitated by those who fall short of their expectations, and are given to bad tempers.

The Lion is also a highly sexual sign, and Leo natives can lean to promiscuity in their sexual attraction; it is therefore recommended for Leo’s to be wary of weaknesses of the reproductive organs and genitals, and be proactive with their sexual health.
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Cancer: What Does Your Astrological Sign Say About Your Health Risks?


Cancer (June 21th—July 22nd)

Hard and defensive on the outside, it is not ironic that the Cancer’s most vulnerable and ruling parts of the body are the chest, breast and digestive tract—the delicate belly of a shy and yet formidable creature.

Given to nurturing and contentment, it is not surprising that Cancer natives are more likely to suffer health concerns in the breast and abdomen, such as chest complaints, indigestion, ulcers and bloat. Some individuals under this sign may find themselves suffering from chronic digestive issues, such as Crohn’s disease and diverticulitis.

These health problems are liable to develop or worsen by Cancer’s penchant for procrastination and self-comfort, but can be combated with proactive self-care such as healthier eating habits and exercise to fight weight gain and bloat. Special care dealing with stress and hypersensitivity would also greatly benefit the Crab’s moody temperament.
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