The Cancer-born are generally shy, but once you get to know them, you'll discover that they are friendly and very loyal. They value their family very much. Their instinct is strong so they must heed it. They must also keep themselves from going with the flow and try to pursue their own interests as well. They love to cook and stay in the comforts of their home.
They excel in teaching, especially little children. Nursing and medical courses are also good choices for them as well as social work. Business is also possible except that they need someone who will guide them to stability.
They are very caring and nurturing to their partners. But they can be quite emotional and prone to mood swings. They are compatible with Water signs like Scorpio and Pisces and Earth signs like Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn.
Weight problems are typical issues for the Cancer-born. They need to control what they eat and have a regular routine exercise. Swimming is a great option. They need to control themselves from eating when they are depressed.