A Typical Scenario between Parents, their Child and a Wet Bed (the Tale of a Bedwetter)
Sammy has grown out of diapers; she’s a bright, fun and energetic girl and loves taking on the world day by day. She has no problem staying dry during the day, but after she goes to bed at night there’s a wet bed by morning. She was in a deep sleep and didn’t even know she wet the bed.
Sammy is a bedwetter, but she isn’t alone. This common occurrence is known as bedwetting in children. It is so common that ...
Vibrating watches are often used for timed voiding, which is the emptying of the bladder on a regular basis, typically a fixed time interval. After proper diagnosis of a bedwetting issue with a doctor, the doctor may recommend the use of a vibrating alarm watch to proactively remind the bed wetter to go to the bathroom. A vibrating alarm watch can be programmed to remind the bed wetter at specific time intervals. In addition to managing urinary incontinence, a watch is often used for reminders t...
For parents who deal with children with bedwetting issues, few things are more frustrating than being awakened in the middle of the night to a wet bed. Luckily, a vast array of bedwetting diapers, waterproof underwear and bedwetting underwear is available. In this article, we will examine all three forms of bedwetting treatment. All three are relatively inexpensive ways of attempting to cope with and treat bedwetting.
While the use of bedwetting diapers may be best for some, it is best to spe...
Enuresis, commonly known as bedwetting, is medically defined as the lack of control of urination or urinary incontinence. In other words, it is involuntary urination or more simply put, the inability to control when you pee. Bedwetting often occurs during one’s sleep cycle, and is a more common than thought occurrence in children. Though it is more commonly seen in children, adults can also succumb to bedwetting. A once or twice occurrence of soggy sheets is not an indicator that a child or adul...
Adults who wet the bed may feel like they are alone in their struggle to wake up dry, but that simply isn't true. In fact, adult bedwetting affects between one and two percent of Americans, whether due to genetics, physiological causes, or illness. Read on to learn more about this very common condition.
Known as nocturnal enuresis, bedwetting is not unusual in children and some teenagers. Some people simply do not "grow out of it," continuing to wet the bed as adults. Some adu...
Bedwetting help is available for parents and children dealing with this common issue. It's important to know which type of role you will take when addressing the issue of bedwetting. There are typically two types of treatments.
Supportive: It's always best to start with the supportive treatment method, especially if your child is younger than 8 years old. Aside from exceedingly rare occasions, your child wetting the bed is not caused by a medical condition. Choosing ...