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FRANCONIA, N.H., Nov.
SuperiorMagnetics.com for Pain Free Living announced a new magnetic necklace with Garnet and Jade gemstones released for pain relief of inflammatory conditions including arthritis and headaches.
The Gemstone for the month of January, Garnet Rings and Garnet Engagement Rings, have always been popular.
The Garnet group of minerals show crystals with a habit of dodecahedrons and trapezohedrons. They are nesosilicates with the same general formula, A3B2(SiO4)3. The chemical elements in garnet include calcium, magnesium, aluminium, iron2+, iron3+, chromium, manganese, and titanium. Garnets show no cleavage and a dodecahedral parting. Fracture is conchoidal to uneven; some varieties are very tough and are valuable for abrasive purposes. Hardness is 6.5 - 7.5, specific gravity is 3.1 - 4.3,...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.