Despite bed wetting being as common as childhood asthma or eczema, 75% of parents still find it embarrassing when their child wets the bed.
According to a survey by DryNites, the majority of mums and dad still find bed wetting a taboo subject and refuse to discuss it with other parents in case they get labelled a bad parent.
Almost half of the 1,513 parents polled believed that their child wet the bed because something was upsetting them and 24% felt that it was because their child was a deep sleeper.
Furthermore, 66% thought that their little ones should by dry at night by the age of 4 and 30% admitted that they hoped their child would grow out of it by the time they reached 4-years-old.
If you’re keen to get your child dry at night, read our expert advice from our health visitor and sleep consultant.