At a glance …
—what the most important differences between tension-type headaches and migraines are.
Only a doctor can tell you exactly which type of headache you have. If you are unsure, please talk to your doctor! In this table you’ll find the typical features of migraines and tension-type headaches. Use this to check which type of head-ache you most likely have.
It is possible that you have tension-type headaches as well as migraines. In this case it is even more important that you’re able to tell the two apart!