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Child Bed Wetting – A Common Pediatric Problem

Understanding Bed Wetting In Kids


Before we try and understand the treatment for pediatric bed wetting, we should realize the fact that it is a very common phenomenon. Usually in a normal child by the age of three they reach what is called an adult pattern.


In this situation, the child is in a position to identify the need to urinate outside the bed and usually wakes up. But very commonly, the child is not able to exercise this control and this is what is called bed wetting. It has been found out that 1 out of 5 children suffer from problems associated with pediatric bed wetting.

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Resource For Parents And Health Professionals On Child Pediatric Obesity

Problems with Child Obesity
Weight problems and obesity are common issues which usually effect adult nowadays. However, recent studies have shown that there is an increasing trend of overweight problems and obesity amongst children also and this is particularly affecting the children of age group of 7 to 15.

The reasons for pediatric child obesity should be assessed and studied very carefully and should be eliminated so that these weight problems and obesity do not contribute other major diseases as the child grows up.

The main reasons for obesity could be many but it has been found out that the major causes for this is our eating habits and the wrong choice of foods which usually children are fond of.
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Pediatric Sleep Disorders In Kids And Children

Children and especially pediatrics can be a victim of several types of sleep disorders, which if left untreated over a period of time could lead to sleep deprivation in children. Though there are many sleep disorders associated with young children on the most common ones is without doubt is night terrors.


Though even prevalent in older children, it is very commonly found in pediatric between the ages of two and six. The problem with such a condition is that the child is not in a full state of consciousness when he or she experiences it and usually the child wakes up with a big moan and sometimes a huge scream.

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