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Nocturnal enuresis, or bed wetting, is a fairly common childhood occurrence. For many reasons, parents tend to become annoyed or frustrated when their child wets the bed after potting training. Unfortunately there is little correlation between daytime and night time bladder control. According to the American Academy of Family Physicians, nocturnal enuresis is not a result of drinking liquids before bedtime, the result of a psychological problem, laziness or to spite parents.
Instead Nocturnal enuresis is often caused by:
Before and after seeking help from medical professional, parents should empathize with their child, and show compassion and respect. Treat bedwetting as you would any other accident.
Bed wetting like, waking at night, and toddler tantrums will soon become a thing of the past, but a child’s remembrance of their parent's response to everyday events can linger for a lifetime.
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