Your dog has been throwing up will canned pumpkin or sweet potatoes help?
Has you dog gotten into something like the trash? Canned pumpkin is not good this will have a laxative effect, try 1 teaspoon of Pepto, if this does not work go to the vet
In the US, what is marketed as 'yams' or 'candied yams' are actually the same thing as sweet potatoes. In Africa and such places you can find real yams, which are whitish pink to purple in color. The only way to tell whether (canned) sweet potatoes or the ones packaged as yams have more sugar is to read the labels of the individual brands.
Did the pilgrims share corn on the cob pumpkin pie and sweet potatoes or yams with the Indians on the first thanksgiving?
No. The corn we know as corn on the cob was not introduced to the Americas until later. Also the Pigrims did have pumpkin, but not in a pie. Instead, they boiled the pumpkin. Sweet potatoes and yams were not likely to have been served either since they were not introduced until later. Squashes, berries, rye flour cakes sweetened with either berries or honey would be served. Corn was ground into flour or the corn…
Sweet potatoes are way healthier than white or regular potatoes. Fat content is almost same but white potatoes are starchier than sweet potatoes, means it have more calories than sweet potatoes. More importantly sweet potatoes are rich in antioxidants and major vital vitamins, therefore sweet potatoes are better choice. you can make nice healthy sweet potato mash as a great alternative to regular mash as a side dish.