Chapter 42. Neurological Reactions to Foods and Food Additives

  1. Dean D. Metcalfe MD Chief3,
  2. Hugh A. Sampson MD Professor of Pediatrics and Immunobiology Dean for Translational Biomedical Sciences Chief of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology4 and
  3. Ronald A. Simon MD Head Adjunct Member5,6
  1. Richard W. Weber MD Professor of Medicine

Published Online: 15 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300062.ch42

Food Allergy: Adverse Reactions to Foods and Food Additives, Fourth Edition

Food Allergy: Adverse Reactions to Foods and Food Additives, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Weber, R. W. (2008) Neurological Reactions to Foods and Food Additives, in Food Allergy: Adverse Reactions to Foods and Food Additives, Fourth Edition (eds D. D. Metcalfe, H. A. Sampson and R. A. Simon), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300062.ch42

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

  2. 4

    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA

  3. 5

    Division of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, USA

  4. 6

    Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, USA

Author Information

  1. National Jewish Medical & Research Center, Denver, Colorado, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 7 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405151290

Online ISBN: 9781444300062

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Keywords:

  • foods or food additives on neurological functioning;
  • dietary factors and neurological manifestations;
  • migraine etiology theories;
  • diet manipulation in migraine;
  • food allergy and migraine association;
  • double-blind, placebo-controlled (DBPC) challenges;
  • pharmacological triggering agents;
  • diet manipulation in epilepsy;
  • gluten sensitivity and neurological abnormalities

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Migraine headache

  • Epilepsy

  • Vertigo

  • Hemiplegia

  • Gluten sensitivity and neurological abnormalities

  • References