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He liked to work out the potential outcomes of elections. Medical astrology is a lifetime study. and they weren’t just tied to markets. The planets When the planets move around to hit your birth chart they trigger events in your life. if he had Venus in Aries he would have a cold head. you can get through these times more easily than can people who neglect these areas of their life. your feet will be cold. For example. and to forecast weather. as well as by saving and eliminating debt. “If you prepare for the worst. vegetables and herbs would balance their chart. who can give you herbs to help balance your body. with so much to learn that it leaves little time for other interests. Gann headed to the Silver Spring resort for months and relaxed. WD Gann however. with capital at number three. If T you have a hot head. a person would go to a medical astrologer for help identifying which fruits. as was stated in ‘Tunnel Thru The Air’ (TTTA). so you have to heat up your feet using certain herbs. Gann believed a person’s health can be observed by looking at their birth chart. A matter of balance Health was number one on Gann’s priority list. enabling you to avoid a chemical imbalance that can affect judgment. to regain a balanced constitution. your health and the health of nations. taking his books and continuing his studies.HEALTH Health raders new to the markets can be completely consumed by the markets. including (but not limited to) health problems and other negative periods in your life. Doing so was his second great passion.YTEmagazine. Preparation If you can prepare for bad periods in your life by working on your health and YOURTRADINGEDGE 35 . Such planets are called malefic planets. races and even the lottery. David Burton explores the trading methodology of WD Gann. as a seasoned trader had a much more diverse set of interests than many people realise. if a person had Mars in Aries he would have a hot head. Gann said. Finding the physical balance for your health and thus your mind can be greatly assisted by seeing a Chinese herbalist. wars. as with a new toy. after health. In the old days. Gann’s other interests and studies centred on astrology. During such cycles. you JUL/AUG 2010 www.

If that happens. and theirs is an extremely profitable business. his commodity charts had no dates past June that year on them. Drug companies make money from sick people. haemorrhage of the stomach. 7 x 7) and from 1906 to 1955 is 49 years. 1878 and he died on 18 June 1955.YTEmagazine. and Robert Gordon (who was Gann. you should possibly consider not trading for perhaps six to twelve months. Gann wrote TTTA in 1927. Gann was born at 10:34 am in Lufkin. The Hebrew cycle shows Gann was born with Sun in Taurus in 1878. and remember to exercise. you have saved in good times. On 5 June 1955. in the story) was born on 9 June 1906. In fact.” However. You must take care of your diet. He sometimes traded every three days.HEALTH don’t have to face the worst. Gann was born with Mars in cancer. which is a trine (120 degrees) to Taurus.” When your health is poor and/or you are in a bad cycle. Texas on 6 June. The Hebrew cycle started in 1909 with Mars in Capricorn. but only when his cycle was right. which began on 16 September 1909. very few people seem to prepare for such times. Commodities needed to meet all his rules. His public trading in October 1909 was near the start of the thirty-six-year Hebrew annual cycle. The way to identify such a cycle is if you have three losing trades in a row. which means he would have had irritable stomach JUL/AUG 2010 . and live off the interest that Your personal health is your personal responsibility. FiGURE 2: UniTED sTATEs OF AmERiCA BiRTh ChART FiGURE 1: ThE AUsTRALiAn BiRTh ChART The death of WD Gann WD Gann forecast his own death in 1955. you will just lose more money. If you push things in bad periods. it does not mean your judgment is impaired. “Money is only a means to an end. From 1878 to 1927 is 49 years. Gann recommended that you trade only three to four times per year per commodity. Money Gann said. not overeat. 36 YOURTRADINGEDGE www. (fatal. The Moon was in his fourth house (Cancer). there was a lunar eclipse exactly opposite his Sun. bilious vomiting and other related problems most of his life. and the Moon rules the fourth house and Cancer. The stomach is the body part that is ruled by Cancer – and Gann died of stomach cancer when Pluto also transited his ascendant and Moon at the same time.

because no money is changing hands.You have to prepare three to five years in advance.YTEmagazine. If the governments around the world have spent their stimulus money on one meltdown. Moon in the fourth house. which means the Australian government continues spending. In October 2010. The real trouble starts soon. which is opposite Saturn in the eighth. they are not going to happen. The ingress charts for 21 June 2010 show much the same as figure 1. According to the charts. and. AFSL No: 241371 market. what are they going to do when they have three. five or more over the next ten years? In my opinion. In the Australian chart we will have many malefic planets aspecting the natal planets. I guess the politicians will talk about global warming again. it hasn’t started. This quarter has had a little real estate correction up. The charts suggest that the most troubled time for the world will be between 2016 and 2022. Australians often like to look at the good times and forget the bad. To assess the health of a nation you would look at ingress. and Saturn in the eighth house. eclipse and lunation charts. In my view. four. Australia’s biggest economic problems will appear in 2012 and from 2017 to 2020. which is one reason people generally think of Australia as the lucky country. now Uranus and Jupiter are in the second house. Visit www. The United States of America The USA was ‘born’ on 4 July 1776. and Taurus rising. Being a Capricorn country. transiting Saturn square Sun and transiting Uranus square and www. This may become a dangerously optimistic position to hold in coming years. transiting Mars opposite Moon.schoolofgann. Because of planets like Jupiter and Venus in Sagittarius. its people are generally down to earth and understand commonsense. Mars in the seventh may mean problems for the Australian government with partners from overseas.HEALTH The health of a nation As with personal health. Australia is likely to have an election. Although people think the worst is over. FiGURE 3: ECLipsE DROUGhT ChART FOR 2017 David Burton has been studying and using financial astrology and the methods of WD Gann since 1980. it will have completely collapsed by 2022.commhedge. with a major meltdown this year and in 2012. you can look at countries. It is similar to what Gann forecast in TTTA. However. The United States’ major problems start at the end of 2010 with Saturn conjunct natal Saturn. which is a quarter of Gann’s 360-degree chart in years. All the financial problems in the world involve two key types of YOURTRADINGEDGE 37 . with the bigger trend down. The ingress charts for 21 March 2010 show Neptune on the ascendant. politicians and bankers. although governments think their stimulus packages will be repaid by boom times. even if they don’t always act in commonsense ways. of real estate. Droughts cause the biggest depressions. The Australian Birth Chart (figure 1) shows many planets in the eighth house in Sagittarius. of debt. This shows inflation. the Labor government is unlikely to stay in power. towns and even prime ministers to see where things are going in the or email for more information. transiting Saturn square natal Saturn. transiting Uranus square Mercury. when Pluto is opposite its natal Pluto. because that is not a liquid market. The ingress charts for 23 September 2010 show Neptune in the JUL/AUG 2010 www. 1 January 1901. based on cycles. especially if you are selling real estate. suggesting a financial collapse in the second house. The major eclipse in August 2017 will cause a worse drought than the 1933 dust bowl (figure 3) as it goes through the central United States. at Sydney. like cash. That will be 90 years from the 1932 depression. The Australian chart was ‘born’ 1:35 pm.