Taurus rules the throat which means that ailments and illnesses are frequently connected to it.

For an overactive thyroid gland: drink tea made from two ounces of seaweed boiled with one or two oyster shells for about. Or eat jellyfish salad made from eight ounces of jellyfish, washed, soaked and sliced, mixed with a little sugar, salt and vinegar.

For sore throats: drink tea made from honeysuckle, peppermint or chrysanthemum. Alternatively you could gargle with salty water.

Foods ruled by Taurus

Pork, ham, bacon, peaches, apricots, melon, carrots and celery.