Scorpios are known for being the most intense sign of the zodiac. They are also emotional, determined, hard-working, secretive and complex. Because they are ruled by both Mars and Pluto, Scorpios can quickly lose their tempers and are easily swayed to vengeance. Scorpios are very resourceful.
The birth dates for being a Scorpio are Oct. 24 to Nov. 22, and the element associated with this star sign is water. Although Scorpios are as emotional as other water signs, they are the least likely to show it. Scorpios are very competitive, and they love anything that tests their skills and mettle.
Scorpios can have a very dark side. They are prone to jealousy and resentfulness and may have a tendency to discard friends once they have no further use for them. Scorpios have strong powers of reasoning coupled with imagination and intuition that can take them almost anywhere professionally. They can become adept as surgeons or research scientists and in law, physics or the written word. There really is no boundary for a Scorpio.
Scorpio is the symbol of sex, and even though they are capable of forming loving unions, they are always in danger of debauchery and perversion. Possible health concerns for a Scorpio include problems with the reproductive system, the pelvis and the urinary tract.