Greater period/sub period of a favorable planet - If you have been going through bad health for quite some time, just look for the coming periods. If the coming periods are that of your ascendant lord (which is located well and is strong), or of the yogkaraka planets or of a friendly planet, then general recovery is indicated for the native from the long time disease. Refer to the following table:
|Ascendant Sign||Planet which is yogkaraka|
E.g. if the period/sub period for Saturn is beginning for the person with Taurus/Libra ascendant then good health/recovery is indicated.
Besides the above, if there is a favorable transit (for the ascendant/ascendant Lord) is going on. The above table is valid for transits also.