How to help a child who wets the bed

Children who wet their beds while sleeping can become a topic of joke and be embarrassed about it by family and friends.

Such children may have a reduced ability to hold urine and this could be due to several reasons-mental and physical.

As per experts bed wetting habit should be taken seriously by the parents and not ignored. To help a child that has this issue, here are a few ideas.

Do not show anger if your child wets the bed. Appreciate the child on the days that they did not urinate in the bed to encourage them.

Make sure that your child urinates just before he or she goes to the bed.

Make sure the child is not very cold at night.

Set up an alarm so that the child can wake up and go to pee.

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