Either Hypo or Hyper thyroids, we have been regulating thyroid conditions with herbs and acupuncture for the last decades. Since the thyroid conditions are difficult to treat in traditional medicine and pretty much dependent upon the medications, Oriental/Chinese medical approach had been a great success in treatment of regulating symptoms.
Hair loss can be reduced from consistent and steady treatment of acupuncture, also we have reduced some subconditions of hypothyroid in excessive weight gain and appetite control.
Points like Ren and Du both 16 are great acupuncture pressure points to control regulating of Qi and Energy related to the thyroid issues.
Herbs such as Da Cheng Qi and Xiao Cheng Qi Tang had been a great success in regulating conditions of Hypo thryoid with headaches.