Pineal Type Profile

  • Physical Cheekbones wider than forehead. Often short, with youthful appearance and lower sex drive.

  • Emotional Self-aware and spiritual since childhood. Very sensitive feelings. No Seasonal Affective Disorder. Experiences vivid moving dreams.

  • Social Aware, with sixth sense about other people's needs and feelings. Easily over-whelmed. Needs spiritual companions.

  • Mental Intuitive intelligence since childhood. Focus on picking up and processing new information. Alert learner. Sometimes psychic, clairvoyant or precognitive.


Pineal Type Health Risks

Under prolonged stress may experience:

  • Emotional instability
  • Neuroses, Anxiety
  • Emotional exhaustion
  • Frightening dreams
  • Hallucinations
  • Carbohydrate cravings
  • Hypoglycemia

Often recessive gonad function, leading to:

  • Low libido
  • Low fertility

And often recessive pituitary function, leading to:

  • Glandular disorders
  • Shyness
  • Confused gender roles

May become overwhelmed by other people's influence and crash into paranoia or false thinking, then retreat into isolation.


Typical Pineal Type Therapies

Supplements: B-complex, trace minerals, glutamine, GABA

Glandulars: pituitary, plus ovarian for women

Exercise: meditation, light exercises for calming


Pineal Gland Hormones

The pineal gland is a biological clock and photo-receptor located deep inside the brain. It contains endocrine, neural and retinal (eye) tissue. It senses light through the eyes and adjusts the body to the environment.

  • Melatonin (the nighttime hormone) is made from serotonin, and relates to sleep, dreams, brain wave activity, and meditative states. In animals, it controls hibernation and migration.
  • Epithalamin (the daytime hormone) influences the timing of biological cycles, including puberty and menopause, and regulates the aging process for longer life and fewer signs of aging.
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