Amber is not a true crystal - it did not grow, but it is fossilized tree sap. Amber is a powerful healer and cleanser of the body, mind and spirit. Amber draws out disease from the body, healing and renewing the nervous system and balancing the right and left parts of the brain. It absorbs pain and negative energy, helping to alleviate stress. Amber opens the throat center, treating goiters and other throat problems. It also treats stomach, spleen, kidneys, bladder, liver and gallbladder. Amber strengthens the mucus membranes and alleviates joint problems.