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Bedwetting Survival Guide

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2. Avoid Negative Reinforcement

Angry reprimands will only make your child feel shameful about bedwetting --and that may lead to more bedwetting and low self-esteem.  Instead, be calm and comforting. For more advice on how to react to bedwetting, check out this video.

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A child is 45 percent mor...
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A child is 45 percent more likely to wet the bed if one parent did as well. The risk jumps to 80 percent if both parents were bedwetters.