Current research has demonstrated that Earthing the body plays a substantial role in the reduction of inflammation and functioning of other physiological processes. Due to this research, it is strongly recommended that individuals taking medication to thin the blood, regulate blood sugar, control blood pressure, or to regulate hormone thyroid levels, consult their Doctor for advice and a medication monitoring routine before they begin sleeping earthed. Research studies providing evidence of Earthing effects can be found at the Earthing Institute here: