Baltic amber has been worn as jewelry worldwide, for the holistic relief of pain, along with calming and health promoting benefits. Although not scientifically proven or disproven, many people swear by the effects they experience while wearing their amber jewelry. It is commonly believed that with continuous wear, the succinic acid found within the amber enters the bloodstream from the heat of the skin. Today, many parents choose to dress their children in amber jewelry hoping to assist in the relief of teething pain and symptoms, boost the immune system, and assist with other ailments such as those related to the ear, throat, and chest. Our Baltic amber is lab tested Genuine Baltic amber.