Heart Qi Deficiency

The latest in the series of Piktographics can be viewed by clicking here. These are great summaries of major Chinese Medicine concepts and this one is very common amongst NUDGE patients.

In Chinese medicine your spirit, emotions and consciousness “reside” in the heart, which is why it’s so important to work equally on your mind as it is your body. A balanced Fire element means: Feelings of joy: Enthusiasm for life: Vitality

If it becomes unbalanced then there can be: Mental/physical fatigue: Feeling gloomy/spiritless

The Fire Element in our body is responsible for Warmth: Circulation: Sleep: Consciousness: Emotions / Spirit. Read more in the Infographic about what to focus on to keep your Heart Qi healthy and balanced. 

Here is a quick summary of how emotions affect the Qi of the body.