Age 6

Wetting the bed at 6? Don’t stress!

6 year old daughter is still wetting the bed i have tried everything
Hi Cassie, given the frequency of your daughter’s bedwetting I would certainly recommend that you make an appointment to discuss this with your GP. As I’m sure you are aware there are a number of possible reasons as to why children continue to wet at night long after they have achieved daytime continence – many of these are developmental in...
my child is 6 and has a g tube and eats over night . we use night time diapers and we need more. help we have the pad from the hospial but they are hard to come by . my house smells like pee help me please karen
Hi Karen – this is a very challenging situation. Given your daughter’s medical situation I would strongly recommend that you get in touch with a continence advisor who can help you manage the situation – you should ask either your GP or pediatrician to refer you to someone in you area. You are also likely to be eligible for the...
One day my 6 years old girl told me at the school they are not allow to go to toilet all the time and sometime she was try to hold as much possible to not to go toilet to do “vivi”. I said it is not good for your health,you may getting sick and if you re
Hi Nilmini, it is quite possible that this is behavioural in response to your explanation of why it is important to go to the toilet. Young children can be very literal in their interpretation of information – she may be thinking if you don’t wee you get sick, which would explain the sudden increase in urination. Increased frequency in urination...