Has your little one been waking up frequently in the middle of the night lately? Are you having a hard time getting your toddler to go to sleep? Children sleep problems are not uncommon, and if you are not sure what is causing your child to be uncomfortable during sleep, or to wake up to frequently, here are some suggestions that could help you and your little one get a good night’s sleep.
Category: Children Sleep Problems
Nocturnal enuresis, the medical term for bedwetting, is a common and frustrating problem that affects between five and seven million American children. Nocturnal enuresis most commonly affects children younger than three years of age, although it can affect older children and adults. About 15% of children aged three to five and about 1% of school age children struggle with the problem although percentage of people affected decreases as their age increases. When helping a child work through his or her bed wetting issues, it is useful to understand the causes, physiology, and possible treatments for the condition.