Classic Signs of Imbalance
Your body and its waste products show you a lot of information about the state of balance of your body if you know what to look for. Examine your tongue, fingernails, skin, perspiration, eyes, lips, stools, and urine to see if you have any of the following signs. Preventive Medicine is the key to a long, healthy life filled with vitality.
A healthy tongue should be pink, clear, and have luster. Examine the actual color and texture
of your tongue to see if you have any of these signs. If you do, join our Health Club
to find out the specific steps you need to take to restore balance to your system.
Dry, rough tongue, furrowed tongue, cracks in tongue, bluish tongue, brownish tongue, blackish
tongue, reddish tongue, yellow-green tongue, burning tongue, painful bristles on tongue, white coating on tongue,
mucus on tongue
Healthy fingernails are smooth and well shaped. Look at your fingernails to see if you have
any of these signs. If you do, join our Health Club.
Longitudinal striations in nails, bitten nails, bump at end of nail, parrot beak at end of nail
Healthy skin is smooth with uniform temperature over the body. If you notice any of the qualities
listed below, join our Health Club.
Low skin temperature, rough, dry skin, hot skin, cold hands and feet, hot hands and feet,
cold, oily skin
Perspiration should be color and odor free. There may be temporary smells due to foods you
have ingested. If you notice any of the qualities listed below, join our Health Club.
Excessive perspiration, malodorous perspiration, perspiration in cool weather
Examine your eyes. If you notice any of the qualities listed below, join our Health Club.
Rust colored eyes, smoky eyes, dull eye movements, drooping upper eyelid, pink or red eyes,
yellowish eyes, burning eyes, photophobia
Examine your lips. If you notice any of the qualities listed below, join our Health Club.
Dry, rough lips, inflammatory patches
Your stool should be neither too hard nor too soft (about the consistency of a ripe banana).
It should float rather than sink in water. It should not have a foul odor. You should be able to pass your feces
once or twice per day without straining. If you notice any of the qualities listed below, join our Health Club.
Hard, dry stools, gray or blackish stool, greenish, liquid stool, whitish, sticky stool,
mucus in stool
Your urine should be clear without much foam. Disregard temporary signs due to certain foods.
Eating asparagus, cabbage, cauliflower, or garlic can give a strong smell. If you notice any of the qualities listed
below, join our Health Club.
Muddy, thick urine, dull-colored urine, scanty urine, reddish urine, dark yellow urine, strong
odorous urine, or whitish, foamy urine.
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