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    Default What is the difference?

    What is the difference between nausea and vomiting?
    It seems to me that they are the same thing, aren't they?
    Thanks for help.

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    Default Re: What is the difference?

    A feeling of sickness in the stomach characterized by an urge to vomit.
    http://www.answers.com/nausea?cat=health

    Nausea is the feeling before you do the actual throwing up of all you´ve eaten.

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    Default Re: What is the difference?

    Quote Originally Posted by albertino View Post
    What is the difference between nausea and vomiting?
    It seems to me that they are the same thing, aren't they?
    Thanks for help.
    They are not the same. "nausea" is the unpleasant feeling that you usually have before you vomit. "vomiting" is the act of expelling stomach contents out through your mouth.

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    Default Re: What is the difference?

    I see. Thank you all.

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