Bedwetting is a common medical condition and can be treated by your doctor 1
It is important to know that you are not alone if you are dealing with this condition, and making an appointment to discuss it with your doctor may be a good first step. A number of children will outgrow bedwetting but for others this condition might persist into adulthood. Unfortunately bedwetting may interfere with social activities, relationships and performance at school. In addition, your self-esteem may suffer. 2,3,4
To help you manage this condition:
- Make an appointment with your doctor,
- Complete the bedwetting checklist and take it along to discuss it with your doctor at this appointment
- Learn about the causes and treatment options for bedwetting
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