Anhydrite crystal can assist in healing health issues related to the bones and joints, such as arthritis and osteoporosis. The stone's connection to the throat chakra means it can be an ally in healing health issues related to this area, including strep throat and thyroid problems. It offers aid in detoxification, whether from environmental pollutants or chemotherapy. The stone also helps promote the healing of infections. Anhydrite can also benefit people contending with problems related to the heart and circulatory system. Its emphasis on balance can assist those working to eat a healthier diet, whether to treat diabetes or for weight loss.