It helps the joints because it is an anti-inflammatory, I would assume it has this effect on the gut as well. I took it when I didn’t know I had candida and it really helped with allot of my symptoms. It’s definitely not a cure as my candida got worse without the diet, I just know it helped. Was wondering if anyone else had tried it.
A few links below have some good information on ph and anti-oxidant as is binds to free radicals.
Sulfur also helps to maintain overall body balance between acidity and alkalinity, and works importantly with the liver to excrete bile.
MSM supplement is a type of antioxidant that is strong, with the ability to bind and inhibit the free radicals.