Excerpts from the book "The MSM Miracle, Enhance your health with organic sulfur"
by Earl L. Mindell, R.Ph.,Phd.
MSM has demonstrated amazing antiparasitic action against Giardia, Trichomonas, roundworms, nematodes, Enterobius and other intestinal worms. (p.35)
When there is sufficient MSM in your system, your cells become more permeable, enabling your body to quickly flush out any undesirable foreign particles. If your body is sulfur deficient, the cell walls become hard and stiff, hindering the flow of fluid through the cell walls. MSM softens the cell walls, allowing allergens, foreign proteins and any free radicals to be moved out of your system... A direct correlation between concentration of MSM used and resistance to allergens has been established. (p.30)
One of the most significant applications of organic sulfur, MSM, is its demonstrated ability to alleviate pain associated with systemic inflammatory disorders. People with arthritis report substantial and long-lasting relief while supplementing MSM in their diet...(p.40)
Muscle soreness and cramps:
MSM has demonstrated the remarkable ability to reduce the incidence of or eliminate entirely muscle soreness, and leg and back cramps, particularly in geriatric patients who have such cramps during the night and after long periods of inactivity, and in athletes after high physical stress." (p.41)