Tuesday, July 27, 2021

ARE SWEET POTATOES BENEFICIAL FOR YOUR HEALTH ?

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Sweet potatoes are one of the foods that are highly nutritious , high in fiber and are also tastes good . We can eat it either boiled , fried or steamed . So , let us see some of the benefits of sweet potatoes :

It may help improve digestion – as they are high in fiber , it can help in preventing constipation and can reduce the risk of colon cancer . It also promotes regularity for a healthy digestive system .

It boosts immunity – as they contains a number of vitamins and minerals so eating sweet potatoes in an adequate amount can boosts your immunity against several diseases like anemia , scurvy etc .

It may help in reducing inflammation – as they contains low carbohydrates and are high in fiber , so they may help you reduce inflammation and also obesity too . Sweet potatoes contains a substance called choline which helps you with memory , muscle movement and also supports nervous system .

It also helps in maintaining blood sugar levels – sweet potatoes are considered one of the best foods for people who are suffering from type 2 diabetes . As it not only lowers bad cholesterol levels but also increases insulin sensitivity too .

It may help you reduce the risk of cancer – sweet potatoes contains a good amount of vitamin A and anti oxidants . So , anti oxidants help you reduce the risk of prostate and lung cancer too .

Though sweet potatoes are highly nutritious and provide you many health benefits but it is not the treatment for your severe medical condition . 

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