Childhood Diseases

Posted by: SAM | 2011/11/15


Bed wetting @ 3

My daughter suffers form bed wetting and i''m worried that if i dont find a solution to this problem now it mey take a long tie to go away as it took me and my brothers,we stopped bed wetting in our teens!i was 14 when i stopped.i dont want the same thing to happen to my daughter.

please help!

Expert's Reply



You are correct, it is likely that your daughter will have a bed wetting problem if she is not treated now. In fact very effective treatment for bed wetting is available, but this type of treatment is not given until children are 5 years old.In the meantime you can try simple measures such as limiting her fluids after 4 pm and trying a star chart reward system.Your daughter may still be a bit young for this method,but it is worth a try. Go to this address:
If your daughter is still bedwetting at 5 years she should be seen by her paediatrician.

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