Sound Health is more precious than wealth because it enables you to enjoy life and work hard to accomplish your goals. Mental health is more essential to lead a peaceful life. Each planet causes certain diseases according to its nature as detailed hereunder. The ailments may vary according to the sign and house it occupies and the planets afflicting it. The parts of the body governed by the signs and planets are likely to be affected. The Ascendant or Sun is aid to be afflicted if conjunct with Saturn, Mars, Uranus or Neptune or if any planet is situated at a distance of 90 or 180 degrees forming square or opposition aspects.
The Sun being the source of light and life it is supposed to be the king of the planets. A native chart showing Sun in a strong position will help the individual to lead a healthy life for it is the nourishment provider for the whole body.
This vital planet governs various parts of the body like head, body, bone structure, constitution, blood, brain, bile, and digestive fire, organ of voice, right eye for males and left eye in case of females. Problems like weak eyesight, headaches, erratic blood circulation, heart trouble, dental problems, bone fractures, overheating, fevers, blood pressure, baldness, neuralgia, bone cancer, weak immune system, etc. are mainly due to a weak placement of the Sun in the birth chart. The Sun is also called as the Father of the Planets.
The Moon signifying the role of a mother is astrologically said to be as the queen of the planets. The various body organs governed by the Moon are face, glands, tonsils, breasts, stomach, lymphatic system, lungs, chest, left eye in the case of males and ovaries, menstrual cycle, uterus, generative organs and right eye in the case of females.
It is responsible for fertility, general weakness, emotional health and functional health, fluids in body, good quality of blood and lymph. A horoscope with a weak position of the Moon in the native chart is responsible for problems like sleep disorders, lethargy, drowsiness, lung problems, mouth problems, neurological disorders, epilepsy, digestive complains, enlargement of spleen, diseases of the uterus and ovaries, tuberculosis, menstrual disorders, and the native is vulnerable to frequent cough and cold, fever, lack of appetite, water retention, blood disorders, anemia, general weakness and blood-pressure.
The planet Mars plays a vital role in the health of the planet and is known as the commander-in-chief among the planets. The chest, bone marrow, blood, bile, digestive fire, intestine, forehead, neck, muscular system, and acuity of vision, sinews, nose and external generative organs are all under the influence of this planet and are also responsible for its associated diseases. A weak position of the Mars in the birth chart will result in various sickness like fractures, inflammations, overheating, skin rashes, ulcers, lacerations, operations, all sorts of acute complaints, fevers, epilepsy, mental aberration, tumors, cancer in the muscular parts of the body, inability to tolerate hunger, wounds, burns, accidents, piles and liver complaints.
A weak representation of the Mercury planet in the native chart is responsible for asthma, diseases of respiratory canal, psychic diseases, insomnia, nervous breakdown, epilepsy, skin diseases, impotence, loss of memory or speech, vertigo, deafness, disorders of intestines, dyspepsia, etc. This prince of the planets governs the various parts of the body like bladder, bronchial tube, gastric juice, digestion, intestines, lungs, tongue, mouth, hands, and arms, lower part of abdomen, skin, mind and nervous system.
This ministerial planet is supposed to be the ruler of the various parts of the body like arterial system, glands, liver/gall bladder, pancreas gland, digestion, absorptive power, ears/hearing power, navel, feet, physical development, palate, throat, the hips and the fat tissue. Jupiter causes various diseases like asthma, phthisis, diabetes and other diseases of pancreas glands, thrombosis, anemia, tumors, jaundice and other liver complaints, ear problems, dyspepsia, flatulence, cough, cold, lymphatic and circulatory congestion.
Jupiter is also accompanied by the other minister of the Cabinet namely, Venus which is a preceptor of demons. A weak minister in the cabinet will cause various sicknesses like anemia, stones in bladder or kidneys, cataract, weakness of sexual organs, paralysis, asthma, phthisis, cough, cold, sexual perversions, impotence or inability to have sexual relations, loss of bodily luster, venereal diseases, diseases of urinary or reproductive system and diabetes. The different organs represented by this planet are the sexual organs, desires and yearnings, reproduction, the semen/ovum, private parts, kidneys, face, eyes, neck, throat, chin, cheeks, skin, venous system, etc.
Saturn which is considered to be the servant among the planets is responsible for any prolonged diseases. Various conjunctions of the Saturn is in charge of sickness like fear complex, ear problem, asthma when it is afflicted by Mercury. Impotency is one of the major problems when a chart shows Saturn afflicting Jupiter picture. Saturn Sun in evil aspect causes Venereal Diseases, skin diseases, weakness due to malpractices.
Rahu is supposed to be a shadowy planet and is phlegmatic in nature resulting in malignant growth. If Rahu is weak in a birth chart it causes problems in intestines, boils, skin, ulcers, spleen, worms, high blood pressure, etc.A Rahu afflicted chart results in overeating.
Ketu is a very dry planet. A weak Ketu ends up in low blood pressure, deafness, wounds, inflammations, fevers, intestinal disorders, aberrations, defective speech and gives emaciated body with prominent veins.