Smart Strategies To End Bed Wetting
Bed Wetting Alarms, Programs & Clinics: by Ontario's Drykids Coach
Bed wetting takes a toll on a child’s self esteem, the quality of their sleep and even their performance in school. And it shouldn’t happen, because it’s easily fixed.
Myths About Bed Wetting & Alarms
- “Restrict water in the evening” – the resulting dehydration and constipation can cause and prolong deep sleep and bed wetting. Water is your friend!
- “Outgrow it” – if a child wets every night at age 10, NHS stats show that it may go on into the teen years.
- “Get a bed wetting alarm” – A deep sleeper may not hear it; you need an alarm program to fix the sleep first.
- “So many choices, how would I choose an alarm?” Some are simply poor value. Wireless, multiple sounds, vibration are unhelpful. See Comparisons
The first step in overcoming bed wetting is.. forget everything you’ve heard. Every child can be dry, with better advice.
Let's clear up some of the misunderstandings:
DryKids Ontario's Coach Peter - how bed wetting alarm coaching works
Chatelaine and Today's Parent
When your kid wakes up with wet sheets, it can leave him feeling embarrassed and uncomfortable, and leave you sleepless, stressed and buried in laundry. Many parents try restricting wter or waking their kids during the night, but the problem only persists …. We called in the experts to teach us their simple but not-so-obvious strategies to eliminate bedwetting. Dr. Lane Robson and DryKids’ Peter Grise…….