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Burgers/Hot Dogs


Written by John Immel, Asheville, NC
Burgers and hot dogs combine meat and wheat, two difficult to digest ingredients. These heavy, gooey, difficult to digest ingredients often cause heaviness and stagnation in the stomach, and gas and bloating in the colon.

Aggravated Doshas & Qualities

Imbalance Accumulates

Improper food and lifestyle causes balances to accumulate. Ayurveda shows you exactly which doshas and qualities will accumulate in your body. Once these doshas and qualities accumulate too much, they will begin to cause disease. You can reduce an imbalanced dosha or quality by removing things that aggravate it from your diet and lifestyle.

'Burgers/Hot Dogs' is likely to aggravate the following doshas and qualities.If you have a systemic imbalance of one of these doshas or qualities, Ayurveda would generally recommend removing, substitute or lessen the frequency of Burgers/Hot Dogs.

Vata aggravatingKapha aggravatingDigestive Effects Help
HeavyGooeyDifficult
Sweet

Key: V = Vata, P = Pitta, K = Kapha. A slash through a dosha means it an aggravated dosha. To learn more about the symbols above, click on them.

Correct Imbalance

Food and lifestyle habite with the following effects may reduce imbalances associated with 'Burgers/Hot Dogs'.
About Pharmacological Effects
The list of actions below have not be approved by the FDA and should not be used to treat a medical condition.
Digestive

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Diet for Burgers/Hot Dogs

A diet rich in these foods & nutritional supplements may help re-balance the aggravated qualities and doshas in burgers/hot dogs.
ArugulaVata aggravatingPitta pacifyingKapha pacifyingCardamomVata pacifyingPitta pacifyingKapha pacifying
CuminVata pacifyingPitta aggravatingKapha pacifyingMintVata aggravatingPitta pacifyingKapha pacifying
RosemaryVata pacifyingPitta aggravatingKapha pacifying

Related Symptoms & Habits

The following symptoms & habits may be related to 'Burgers/Hot Dogs' See your quiz results for a computerized assessment of your body type. Please click on the symptoms below to learn more about them.
Feel overweightWaxy clogged ears
WheatSandwiches
Red meatSlow, heavy digestion
Tired after eatingBurping
Poor dietFast food more than 2x/week

About the Author

John Immel, the founder of Joyful Belly, teaches people how to have a healthy diet and lifestyle with Ayurveda. His approach to Ayurveda exudes a certain ease, which many find enjoyable and insightful. His online course Balance Your Ayurvedic Diet in a Week provides tools for gracefully healing with Ayurveda to thousands. John also directs Joyful Belly's School of Ayurveda , which specializes in digestive tract pathology & Ayurvedic nutrition. John and his wife Natalie recently published Explore Your Hunger: A Guide to Hunger, Appetite & Food.

John's interest in Ayurveda and digestive tract pathology was inspired by a complex digestive disorder acquired from years of international travel, including his public service work in South Asia. John's commitment to the detailed study of digestive disorders reflects his zeal to get down to the roots of the problem. His hope and belief in the capacity of each & every client to improve their quality of life is nothing short of a personal passion. John's creativity in the kitchen and delight in cooking for others comes from his family oriented upbringing. In addition to his certification in Ayurveda, John holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Harvard University.

John enjoys sharing Ayurveda within the context of his Catholic roots, and finds Ayurveda gives him an opportunity to participate in the healing mission of the Church. Jesus expressed God's love by feeding and healing the sick. That kindness is the fundamental ministry of Ayurveda as well.

Comments & Personal Experiences

What are some of the reasons why you include 'burgers/hot dogs' in your life? Is there something you'd like to know about 'burgers/hot dogs'?

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What if you don't use buns, wouldn't that be best?

- Lauren Bohart, Dallas, TX, 01-21-15 (Reply)
Yes, meat is easier to digest without wheat in the same meal.

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