When Do I Know My Child Is Ready To Potty Train?

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When Do I Know My Child Is Ready To Potty Train?

 

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Q. Dear Sue I’m trying to potty train my child during this pandemic. I’ve heard that if you want to avoid bedwetting, my little one shouldn’t drink too much in the day - is that true?’ Rihanna from Pontypool
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In fact, the complete opposite is true!

To help your child’s bladder stretch and hold during the day and at night, all children, whether they wet the bed or not, should have 6-8 drinks of water-based fluid throughout the day.

They should try to have their last drink an hour before bed if this fits in with family life and is easier to do when you’ve kept well hydrated during the day.

Children who restrict fluids during the day are at risk of getting urinary tract infections and will have a lower bladder capacity than those that drink well and wee at regular intervals.

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