Top 10 Most Popular Articles of 2017

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Top 10 Most Popular Articles of 2017

We've compiled a list of our most popular health and wellness blogs! From stinky feet and bowel movements to baby names and sex, here's a look at the top 10 articles of 2017. 

1. Why Do We Poop & What Are Normal Bowel Habits?
Why do we poop? It's an age-old question. This article explains behind this necessary ritual and why it's important to pay attention to your poop. 

2. Six Ways to Battle Stinky Feet
If you dread the stench lingering from your feet, we can help! According to our expert, stinky feet is actually a pretty common problem. Learn what causes stinky feet and ways to get rid of foot odor.

3. What Your Provider Says about Sex
Sex. When done with caution and love, it’s enjoyable, but is it good for your health? This article confirms the health benefits of sex, while helping you safely enjoy sex for years to come.

4. Newborns and Holiday Get-Togethers
Holiday get-togethers are fun, but when you have a newborn they can post dangerous risks. While there is no way to eliminate all risk, it's important to follow a few simple rules to help keep your baby healthy through the holidays! 

5. What is the Most Popular Birth Month? 
The most popular month, the least popular month and how UnityPoint Health provides exceptional care, even during the busy months. 

6. Seven Ways to Cultivate Happiness and Improve Health
Happiness is one of those aspects of the human experience that is hard to define and yet most of us are in search of it. Explore seven specific science-based activities for cultivating happiness and improving health. 

7. When Your Daughter's Period Comes Early
The average girl will experience her first period, between the ages of 12 and 13. However, some girls can experience is much sooner. Learn what to do if your daughter's period comes early. 

8. Top Baby Names of 2017
As the busiest Birthing Center in Wisconsin, we compiled this list from the most common first names (and spelling variations) of the more 3,700 babies born at Meriter in 2017. Did your name make the list? 

9. How to Respond When Someone Tells You They Were Sexually Abused or Raped
In If someone you know shares their story of assault with you, you don’t need to be an expert but you can be a resource.

10. Nine Items No Mom Should Leave Home Without
All moms want to be prepared for every scenario. Our expert shares advice on what to pack in your purse for those just-in-case incidents. 


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