"People with coeliac disease are waiting an average of 13 years to be diagnosed, a poll has revealed.Read more here.
The gut disorder is caused by gluten intolerance, and can lead to bone problems, infertility or bowel cancer....
It also found patients often have to insist on being given the blood test, which is the first step to diagnosis."
This is very related to THYROID because I read somewhere that 50% of people with autoimmune thyroid disease also have celiac...if eating wheat makes you feel funny, you owe it to youself to get yourself checked out.
p.s. if you have been following a gluten or wheat free diet, a celiac test may not be accurate, since your body may have stopped producing the antibiodies, but if you feel you react to wheat, there's no reason not to put yourself on a gluten free diet.