Author Archives: Renee Mercer, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

3 Reasons Why You Should Treat Bedwetting

Bedwetting affects confidence and self-esteem The development of confidence and a positive self-esteem includes being able to perform activities that most other children in your age group can perform. Many children continue to hear that they will “outgrow” bedwetting at … Continue reading

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Why cold swimming pools cause lines for the bathroom

Researchers have discovered why jumping into a cold pool, walking barefoot on a cold floor or entering a cold air conditioned room makes you have the urge to go to the bathroom. Parents mention that their child has to go … Continue reading

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What to Do for Leaky Pull-ups

My 5 year old son still wears pull-ups at night but I still have almost daily laundry because they leak so much. Any suggestions? This is a common question and I DO have some suggestions. -Have him put on the … Continue reading

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