This Zang-Fu Patterns & Vital Substances Chart is a 2-sided, laminated, 8.5" x 11" chart. It shows the Direction and Time Flow of Chi Energy along energetic pathways paired with Common Zang-Fu Organ System Patterns of Disharmony.
There's also a full paragraph listing of common conditions associated with each of the 12 Zang-Fu organs. For instance, Lung / Large Intestine - Respiratory conditions, allergies, weak immune system, skin issues, sinus problems. And delineates a dull or dry coat, damp-oily coat, dental issues, forelimb pain or injury are also common conditions. The chart shows this information specifically for each of the other 11 Zang-Fu organs. It's a super learning resource!
On the opposite side is a Vital Substances flow chart which describes:
- How the yin organs transform external chi into bio-available nourishing chi
- How the yang organs transport vital substances to support health from a Chinese medicine perspective.
This chart represents the functional interaction between the 12 internal organs. It depicts how the organs work in concert physiologically and energetically. This functioning supports a harmonious flow of chi, blood, and body fluids.
What better reference could you have?
Now there's a quick way for you to study and review the basics and help you focus during the assessment process.