Timid women, self-esteem, willpower, triple heater meridian, study of mathematics and technical subjects, legal situations, compulsions, addictions, overeating, smoking, overindulgence, stress, hysteria, inflammation, courage, hemorrhage, menstrual flooding, drawing heat from the body, formation of red blood cells, regulating blood, iron absorption, circulatory problems, Reynaud’s disease, anaemia, kidneys, regenerating tissue, leg cramps, nervous disorders, insomnia, spinal alignment, fractures.

Used in Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia as a healing stone.  In the Middle Ages hematite was call ‘Bloodstone’