General characteristics of the CANCER sign
The Cancer sign is warm-hearted, loving, peaceful and helpful. Feminine, passive character. Characterised by a predominance of emotions, adaptability. It can be influenced, especially through emotions. They are very sensitive, easily offended. They are compassionate. Because they are sensitive to the outside world, their mood can change almost overnight. Their innate intelligence is astonishing. Cancer usually waits until the last minute to achieve its goals. More precisely, it is only a strong why that triggers the process. The security of home is important to them, but so is solitude. They need a retreat to recharge their batteries. They demand variety. They love to travel, they are attracted by beautiful, remote landscapes, but they are still homesick for the love of home and family. Cancer men are said to be the best family fathers. And the real "home" for Cancer women is the kitchen, keeping the family hearth warm and very homely. They have a very good memory and excellent intuition. They often dream things up. Cancer is often driven by its instincts and moods, as the Moon also indicates its volatility. It is important not to disturb them if they are in a bad mood, but at the same time they should feel that their partner is there for them. They are very sensitive to tenderness. Few people understand their true feelings. Cancer has high professional ambition and wants to earn a lot of money to spend. They need a nice home to retreat to. Their lives are colourful and varied. It takes a lot of effort to achieve and keep wealth. They suffer many losses through love affairs and children. They need a job where they are interested in what they do and where they have a lot of freedom. They have good diplomatic skills, and this is how they usually achieve their goals. Lovers of order and cleanliness, they try to avoid all mental and physical discomfort.
The destructive Cancer is either dominated by excessive emotions or restrains their emotions. If they do not receive enough love, they become prone to depression.
Critical points for Cancer health: the sign's health concerns include the breasts, stomach and uterus. Diseases of these, as well as digestive disorders.