Some Rheumatologists believe there may be an infectious component to some cases of autoimmune connective tissue diseases (Lupus, RA, Scleroderma, etc.).
Google "The Roadback Foundation" for more info...
Chronic Lyme, Bart., Gluten & Sulfite Sensitivity, Many Food/Inhalant/Medication/Chemical Allergies & Intolerances, Asthma, Gut dysmotility & non-specific inflammation, Lupus, Osteoporosis, etc.; G-Tube
Meds: Flagyl, Domperidone, Claritin, Singulair, Andrographis & other herbs, homeopathy, supplements, etc.