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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Neither: Foods that are deep fired are not healthy choices. If you must, choose sweet potatoes.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes. Does have ...: Modest carbs, but with more vitamins, minerals, and fiber than a regular potato! hence, lower glycemic index! i enjoy them with regularity!
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sherer
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Gi: Better glycemic index--less spike in blood sugar and more fiber.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Apples & oranges: They are two entirely different botanical products like apples and oranges. By the way, white potato allergy is very rare. Wonder if you only noted a ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not likely: I trust that you are not eating the skin on the sweet potato. The amount of aluminum getting into the food is not likely to cause a lasting effect eve ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sweet potatoes: Are healthy form of nutrition. It should not harm your GI track.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes, but uncommon: Sweet potato has been identified as a trigger of food induced colitis in infants. This is an unusual disorder. Theoretically, any food can potentiall ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not a cure.: A sweet potatoe is not a cure for diabetes. But it may be a better food choice for a diabetic than a regular potatoe.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manami Yamaguchi
24 years experience Dentistry
Just brush: Sweet potatoes are an excellent source of many great nutrients and fibers. The name "sweet" does not necessarily mean bad for the tooth. Like any food ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Sweet potatoes: Sweet potatoes are a healthy food with lots of vitamin a, c calcium, potassium and fiber. The marshmallows, brown sugars and other sugars added to mak ... Read More
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