The 6 Tissue States and How to Recognise Them
The Physiomedical School of Herbal Medicine used the balance of the elements to assess their patients' health. They referred to the actions of the elements in the body as tissue states. These herbalists came up with 6 variations on elemental balance in the body called tissue states.
Below is a general description of each tissue states and how you as a herbalist can determine which element is dominant and therefore out of balance.