Traditional Chinese Medicine - Sacred Lotus Arts Please Support
Chinese Medicine!
"The Kidneys rule the Strength and Will"
Learn the Chinese Herbs!
TCM Theory
Yin and Yang Jing, Qi, Blood, Jin Ye
(Vital Sustances)
TCM Internal Organs (Zang Fu) The Five Elements The Causes of Illness Origins of TCM Shen (Spirit) The 6 Extraordinary Organs

The Causes of Illness in Chinese Medicine

The Six Evils (External Causes)

  • Wind
  • Cold
  • Damp
  • Heat
  • Summer Heat
  • Dryness

The Seven Emotions (Internal Causes)

  • Anger
  • Fear
  • Fright
  • Grief
  • Joy
  • Worry and Pensiveness

Other Causes of Illness

  • Weak Constitution
  • Over Exertion
  • Excessive Sexual Activity
  • Diet and Nutrition
  • Physical Trauma
  • Parasites and Poisons
  • Incorrect Treatment