We hear from Vincent Martin, MD. In hypothyroidism, the body does not produce enough thyroid hormone. This can lead to mood swings, weight gain, fatigue and other symptoms.

Recent finding:  People with a history of headache had 21% greater risk for hypothyroidism than people without a headache history…and people with migraines had 41% greater risk, If you have headaches: Talk to your doctor about being screened for hypothyroidism.

Source: Bottom Line Personal February 1, 2017 Vincent Martin, MD, is professor of medicine and co-director of the Headache and Facial Pain Center, Gardner Neuroscience Institute, University of Cincinnati, and coauthor of a study of 8,400 people, published in Headache: The Journal of Headache and Face Pain