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15 Early Warning Signs of Lupus

12. Thyroid Disease

It is common for those with lupus to acquire thyroid disease, which is also an autoimmune disease. The thyroid controls your metabolism, and a defective thyroid causes problem to your liver, brain, kidneys, and heart. Thyroid disease can result in unnatural weight loss or weight gain. You may also experience dry skin, hair, and moodiness.