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(NAPS)—High in vitamins B6, A, C and E, carotene, potassium, antioxidants, manganese and dietary fiber (almost twice as much fiber as a white potato), sweet potatoes are healthful and nutritious. Sweet potatoes from California are considered especially delicious. For more information and recipes, visit www.casweetpotatoes.com.

You can get a 36-tune collection of the music of Irving Burgie, the Father of Modern Calypso, scored for piano and a CD of many of his most popular hits at Amazon and Barnes & Noble and at www.irvingburgie.com. There, you’ll also find Burgie’s autobiography.

Some Herbalife independent distributors opened nutrition clubs to provide a supportive environment for people interested in healthy, active lifestyles. People gather to share exercise tips and consume science-based wellness products developed by Herbalife Nutrition under the guidance of more than 300 scientists, 36 of them Ph.D.s.

S.O.S® Soap Pads celebrate a century of cleaning in 2017, the brand’s 100th anniversary. The pads are made with durable steel wool and saturated with long-lasting soap. They’re powerful and versatile enough to tackle cleaning projects indoors and out. Learn more at www.sosclorox.com.

When it comes to educating children and giving parents a choice in the process, some states are better at it than others. The experts on school choice at EdChoice have picked the top states they consider the best. Learn more at www.edchoice.org.

Windows typically account for 15 to 30 percent of a building’s heating load and over half the cooling. Professionally installed window film can help save on expensive energy. For more on window film and to find an accredited installer, visit www.iwfa.com.

Thousands of people are driving potentially unsafe vehicles-but you don’t have to be among them. You can shop for used cars with confidence at www.carfax.com, where every car listed for sale comes with a free Carfax Report.

Every year, some 35 million Americans move to a new home. If you’re ever among them, you should know that the American Moving & Storage Association recommends getting at least three in-home quotes. For more moving facts and tips, go to www.Moving.org.

You can eat more nutritiously, says the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE), a nonprofit organization that works for advances in health education theory and research; excellence in professional preparation and practice; and public policies conducive to health. Learn more at www.sophe.org.

Sleep can be your window to overall health-if monitored correctly. For an accurate picture of sleep and health, you don’t have to be hooked up to heavy machinery. Medically proven, contact-free sensor technologies for at-home use can provide useful health information. Learn more at www.earlysense.com.