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summer heat-heat

exposure to extreme heat; heat stroke

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symptoms of summer heat-heat

fever, thirst, vexation, no sweating, surging pulse, damage to fluids, shortness of breath, weakness, dry tongue

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summer heat-damp

exposure to hot, humid weather

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symptoms of summer heat-damp

fluctuating fever, fatigued limbs, loss of appetite, chest oppression, nausea/vomiting, sloppy stool, soggy pulse, slimy tongue fur, possibly scany red urine

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the 7 affects

anger, sadness/grief, fear, fright/shock, anxiety/worry, joy, thought/overthinking

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internal damage

prolonged periods of one or more of the 7 affects which cause damage to the vital substances (blood, qi, yin, and yang)

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anger is associated with what zang organ

anger - liver. Causes liver qi to rise "so mad I couldn't see straight"

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what does anger do to qi

causes qi to rise

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joy is associated with what zang organ

joy - heart. Causes qi to slow/slacken. Excess joy dissipates qi. Affects HT qi (palpitations, insomnia, mental disease)

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what does joy to do qi

causes qi to slow/slacken. Excess joy dissipates qi

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grief/sadness is associated with what zang organ

grief/sadness - lung. Dissolves and consumes qi. Excess grief causes qi to stop moving and stagnate in the upper burner. May lead to heat

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what does grief/sadness do to qi

consumes it. Excess grief causes qi to stop moving and stagnate in the upper burner

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worry/anxiety is associated with what zang organ

worry/anxiety - heart. Knots and stagnates qi

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worry and anxiety does what to qi

knots and stagnates

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overthinking/pensiveness is associated with what zang organ

overthinking/pensiveness - spleen.

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fear is associated with what zang organ

fear - kidney. Qi descends and KD is weakened. Decreased ability to store essence

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what does fear do to qi

qi descends

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fright is associated with what zang organ

fright - heart. Disperses and scatters qi. Uproots shen and weakenes heart

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what does fright do to qi

disperses and scatters it

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shen

the conscious mind.

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what organ is associated with shen

the heart

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if the heart is not rooting the shen what are some symptoms

vexation, suceptibility to fright/anxiety, palpitations, insomnia or excessive dreaming

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po

corporeal soul or animal spirit. It is the aspect that provides the ability to move and sense our environment. It enters and exits with the essence

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what organ is associated with the po

the lung

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hun

ethereal soul.

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what organ is associated with the hun

the liver

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yi

intellect/reflection

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what organ is related to the yi

spleen.

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yi not rooted, what symptoms will be seen

decreased apetite, distention in abdomen, fuzzy headaches, fatigue

30

The ability to think critically, ingest informaton and formulate new ideas is dependent upon what organ

spleen

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zhi

mind, will, determination. The strength of the zhi allows us to fulfill the vision of our higher selves (consciousness)

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what organ is assocated with the zhi

the kidney

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miscellaneous causes of disease

constitution, trauma, pestilential qi, insect bits, parasites, wrong treatment/medication

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pestilential qi

highly contageous diseases; result in epidemics ex:malaria, mumps.

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signs and smptoms of pestilential qi

intense heat, fever

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what kind of miscellaneous disease can lead to blood stasis and coma

trauma

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what kind of miscellaneous disease carries heat and can lead to itching, and swelling

insect bites

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what kind of miscellaneous disease can cause SP Qi deficiency

parasites

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what kind of miscellaneous disease is caused by iatrigenic causes or inappropriate doses

wrong treatment