Weightloss and Superfoods: Sweet Potatoes or Yams

Aug 09

Weightloss and Superfoods: Sweet Potatoes or Yams

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Sigh. Ok, so this roller coaster continues, though I’m thinking most of it is natural fluctuation. For the most part, we aren’t even talking about a full pound of difference.

I do see that it’s going to be very important for me to start focusing on this, and I am beginning to get a handle on the craziness that is my life, so I’m thinking that’s going to be sooner rather than later – which is good! 🙂 Watch for it!

Moving on to happier topics, this week’s superfood is Sweet Potatoes or Yams.  Another vegetable that I love!  I especially love home made sweet potato fries!

So, why are these beauties so healthy and good for you?

  • They are relatively low in calories
  • They have no fat
  • They help protect against heart attack and stroke
  • They help maintain fluid and electrolyte balance in the body cells
  • They help maintain normal heart function and blood pressure
  • According to Dr. Earl Mindell, wild Mexican “yams” seem to have anti-weight-gain, anti-cancer, and anti-aging properties

In addition, they are rich in:

Want a few great recipes for Sweet Potatoes and Yams? Try these.

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