We all know a healthy gut is critical to feeling well balanced, happy and healthy. When an autoimmune or gastrointestinal disorder exists, the symptoms can truly hamper our quality of life. Ignoring persistent problems can cause significant damage to the endothelial lining of the stomach and small bowel, encumbering the proper absorption of nutrients. Although previously thought of as a rare childhood disorder, Celiac Disease (CD) has increased significantly over the past 20 years from 1 in 1,000 people to 1 in 100. If there is a family history, the likelihood is increased to 1 in 10 people.