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When you’re fighting all sorts of negativity and hardship in your life, you grasp at anything that might help. When healing crystals became the latest trend, I thought: These crystals will fix my life ... right?

Sure, some people are skeptical of the idea of using crystals to solve problems. But in the end, it’s all about making the most of your beliefs. Below, an illustrated guide to which healing crystals might help you.

Meet Worrier Girl: A superhero defined by impostor syndrome

Marvel at her ability to feel like a fraud at absolutely everything she does

A chronic illness upended my life. I’m still trying to find a new normal.

Should I talk about my diagnosis on a first date? Tell my friends if I’m feeling particularly awful?

There’s a constant voice in my head telling me I’m not good enough. Here’s how I’m trying to overcome it.

My therapist calls this ‘black-and-white thinking’ and says it isn’t productive