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1

____________ makes Qi Rise

Anger

2

___________ slows Qi down

Joy

3

___________ dissolves Qi

Saddness

4

____________ knots Qi

Worry & pensivenss

5

____________ makes Qi descend

Fear

6

_____________ scatters Qi

shock

7

What are some symptoms of Qi rising

Headache, dizzyness, tinnitus, red face, stiff neck.

8

Qi rising can be caused by the following:

LV Qi stasis, LV yang raising, LV fire... May also effect ST, Intestines and Heart

9

When Qi slows down, what are some of the symptoms we see

palpitations, over excitability, insomnia, restlessness, red tongue tip.

10

What are some of the causes of the slowing of Qi

sudden joy and shock

11

When Qi dissolves which symptoms would one see

breathlessness, tiredness, uncomfortable in chest, depression and crying

12

What long term effect may saddness and dissolved qi cause

may deplete LV blood

13

When one is fraught with worry and the Qi becomes knotted, what are the symptoms one would see if it is related to the Lung

uncomfortable in chest, slight breathlessness, tensing of shoulders, dry cough, weak voice, sighing, pale complexion

14

When one is fraught with worry and the Qi becomes knotted, what are the symptoms one would see if it is related to the Spleen

poor appetite, slight epigastric discomfort, abdominal distention, tiredness, pale complexion

15

When one pensive and the Qi becomes knotted, what symptoms may one see

poor appetite, slight epigastric pain, abdominal distention, tired, pale compexion

16

When one is fearful and Qi descends, what symptoms may we see

nocturnal enuresis, incontinence of urine and diarrhoea. Sometimes makes Qi rise, palpitations insomnia, night seating, dry mouth, mallar flush

17

When one is in Shock and Qi is scattered, what symptoms may one see

palpatiations, breathlessness, insomnia, moving pulse

18

Which organ is affected by anger

LV

19

Which organ is affected by joy

HE

20

Which organ is affected by saddness

LU and HE

21

Which organs are affected by worry

LU and SP

22

Which organ is affected by pensiveness

SP

23

Which organ is affected by fear

KI

24

Which organ is affected by shock

HE