Copper Facts: Copper was the first metal known to man. For 10,000 years it has been fashioned into jewelry and small tools. Copper has high conductivity, is malleable and flexible which explains its extensive use, from electrical wiring to building materials. Recent research shows that copper inhibits bacterial growth. Copper is also an important mineral, necessary for metabolism of all living organisms. We ingest it through different foods. Uses of Copper Bracelets : The use of metals for medicinal purposes is found throughout recorded history. For more than 30 years copper bracelets have been popular. There have been claims that the wearing of copper bracelets alleviates the symptoms of arthritis, rheumatism, tendonitis, and carpal tunnel syndrome. Caution: These copper bracelets are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease. Do not use this product as a substitute for necessary treatment. Consult a physician before use if any medical condition exists. Cleaning instructions: Bracelet may discolor with use. Immerse in a mixture of white vinegar and table salt and copper will shine like new. Rinse with water and dry immediately. All of our copper bracelets come with information cards about copper bracelets, and bracelets containing magnets, dragons, or mantras have explanations of those features as well.. Discoloration on the arm can be avoided by applying clear fingernail polish to the area that touches the skin. (But. this discoloration is where people believe the healing properties are most effective). 100% AUTHENTIC ORIGIN :: HOLY SHRINES OF HARIDWAR, INDIA. Lisitng for one bracelet only. All our Spiritual Products Are Spiritually activated With powerful Hindu Vedic Mantras & Puja’s also known as Abhisheka by our Swami Pundit Budhiraja without any extra charges. A very unique bangle bracelet for sale. This piece is well made and constructed of copper.