Why Does My Child Wet the Bed?
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It may happen more often in boys than in girls. Bed-wetting isn't bed by drinking too much liquid before bedtime. It's not the psychological problem.
It's not because the child is too lazy to get out of bed to go to the bathroom. And children do not wet the bed on purpose, out of spite or to irritate their parents.
Some of the causes of bed-wetting include the following: Genetic factors it tends to run in families.