Originally Posted by exskinny
What is the difference between a headache and a migraine? Lately I have been getting really intense headaches and have thrown up once with them and other times I feel sick to my stomach. Would this be considered to be a migraine?
A headache hurts; a migraine, you'd rather not live through
However, migraines can take many forms and I've had the "pleasure" of experiencing some with no pain at all but visual disturbances..those I'd much rather have than to endure the agony of migraine associated head pain on top of vomiting.