has a natural pain relieving and anti-inflammatory properties. It is particularly well known to help with the pain of growing teeth and with bone and joint pain. But its positive benefit does not end there. Many people, who may have started wearing amber to help with a particular joint problem, first notice an improvement in the quality of their sleep. They will awake more rested and feel a general improvement in their energy and well being. Amber is called an adaptogen, i.e. it helps the body help itself. We feel from our experience that if a person is more relaxed and calm, they are better able to cope with everyday problems and stresses. In fact, many people use amber to help them deal with stress.
So amber, when worn against the skin continually, is known to benefit many chronic ongoing daily conditions. Bones and joint are top of the list but not exclusive. Wearing amber has been very successful in dealing with Repetitive Strain Injuries, ongoing pains and strains caused by repetitive posture or movements. Many people who cannot wear amber in their work environment benefit from using amber as an anklet, or a bracelet or necklace worn on the ankle. It can be put closer to the problem area in non-working time.