Research Papers on Grounding 

The titles of the studies conducted to date are listed below. Click on the titles to read the studies.

Human Grounding Studies 

1. How Localized Grounding, Combined with Conductive Skincare, Improves the Outcomes of the Traditional Skincare? 2021

2. A double-blind randomized trial to assess the efficacy of Jing Advanced Clinical Massage and Earthing as interventions in the treatment of chronic low back pain 2021

3. The Effects of Grounding on Meditation Quality: A Preliminary Study Report

4. Effectiveness of Grounded Sleeping on Recovery After Intensive Eccentric Muscle Loading

5. The Effects of Grounding (Earthing) on Bodyworkers’ Pain and Overall Quality of Life: A Randomized Controlled Trial

6. Grounding Patients With Hypertension Improves Blood Pressure: A Case History Series Study

7. Effects of Grounding (Earthing) on Massage Therapists: An Exploratory Study

8. Classification of EEG Signal for Body Earthing Application

9. Physiologic Effects of Electrically Grounding Preterm Infants in the NICU

10. Effects of Grounding on Body Voltage and Current in the Presence of Electromagnetic Fields

11. Health Effects of Alkaline Diet and Water, Reduction of Digestive-tract Bacterial Load, and Earthing

12. Grounding after moderate eccentric contractions reduces muscle damage

13. One-Hour Contact with the Earth’s Surface (Grounding) Improves Inflammation and Blood Flow—A Randomized, Double-Blind, Pilot Study

14. The Effect of Grounding the Human Body on Mood

15. Grounding the Human Body during Yoga Exercise with a Grounded Yoga Mat Reduces Blood Viscosity

16. An experimental Study on immediate effect of direct barefoot contact with earth on prehypertension 

17. Grounding the Human Body Improves Facial Blood Flow Regulation: Results of a Randomized, Placebo Controlled Pilot Study

18. Differences in Blood Urea and Creatinine Concentrations in Earthed and Unearthed Subjects during Cycling Exercise and Recovery

19. Earthing (Grounding) the Human Body Reduces Blood Viscosity—a Major Factor in Cardiovascular Disease

20. Earthing the Human Organism Influences Bioelectrical Processes

21. Emotional Stress, Heart Rate Variability, Grounding, and Improved Autonomic Tone: Clinical Applications 

22. Earthing the Human Body Influences Physiologic Processes

23. Pilot Study on the Effect of Grounding on Delayed-Onset Muscle Soreness


25. Changes in Pulse Rate, Respiratory Rate, Blood Oxygenation, Perfusion Index, Skin Conductance, and Their Variability Induced During and After Grounding Human Subjects for 40 Minutes

26. The Effect of Earthing on Human Physiology Part 2

27. The Effect of Earthing on Human Physiology Part 1

28. The Effectiveness of a Conductive Patch and a Conductive Bed Pad in Reducing Induced Human Body Voltage Via the Application of Earth Ground

29. The Biologic Effects of Grounding the Human Body During Sleep as Measured by Cortisol Levels and Subjective Reporting of Sleep, Pain, and Stress

30. Clinical Earthing Application in 20 Case Studies. 

31. A Brief (and Certainly Incomplete) History of Earthing