One could owe a little speculation and throwback for the causes of our mutual journey.  And speculation it is indeed, since to my understanding no one seems to really understand the cause of these conditions that certain symptoms point to. What I think is safe to say, is that we are dealing with a autoimmune disease. For those not familiar with the concept, in my simplified world, there is some kind of confusion or imbalance in my system causing it to defend itself without any evident threat. By definition autoimmune diseases are incurable. Hey, as if this wast the first time I was up against