The Bladder according to Chinese Medicine

The Bladder according to Chinese Medicine

Chinese: 膀胱      Pinyin: Pang Guang

Summary: The function of the Bladder is to receive, store and excrete urine. The Bladder also participates in urine creation, but it is Kidney Yang that supplies necessary Qi and Heat for this performance. Therefore, Bladder malfunction causes urinary problems.

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The Bladder functions

The function of the Bladder is to receive, store and excrete urine. The Bladder also participates in urine creation, but it is Kidney Yang that supplies necessary Qi and Heat for this performance. It is called the 'Qi transformation of Body Fluids' by the Bladder. Therefore, Bladder malfunction causes urinary problems.

Physiologically speaking, the Bladder get impacted by jealousy, suspicion and holding grudges. Over time, it also responds to anger. The bladder can get infections as a result of being 'pissed off'.

The Bladder functions

"It removes water by Qi transformation"

The function of the Bladder is to receive, store and excrete urine. Through body water metabolism system, Body Fluids travels all over the body to moisten tissues and Organs. The waste water from the Lung, Small Intestine and Large Intestine then gathers in the Kidneys and then the Bladder. The final product is urine which are stored in the Bladder until excreted.

The Bladder also participates in urine creation, but it is Kidney Yang that supplies necessary Qi and Heat for this performance. It is called the 'Qi transformation of Body Fluids' by the Bladder. Therefore, Bladder malfunction causes urinary problems.

Physiologically speaking, the Bladder get impacted by jealousy, suspicion and holding grudges. Over time, it also responds to anger. The bladder can get infections as a result of being 'pissed off'.