Headaches and Migraines Difference Between a Headache and a Migraine Share Pin Email Headaches and Migraines Basics Migraine Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Coping Understanding Migraines Updated April 06, 2016 What's the difference between a headache and a migraine? This is what you should know. Up Next Up Next Video Headache Support Groups Up Next Video What's a Tension Headache? Up Next Video What is a Migraine? Up Next Video Are Migraines Dangerous?