Prevent Kidney Disease
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New York, NY
October 23, 2002
Visiting family over the holidays means truckloads of wrapping paper, cartons of cookies and tons of tinsel. It can also mean hot-faced humiliation for children who routinely wet their beds. Bed-wetting, or nocturnal enuresis, affects five to seven million children in the United States, ages 6-12 and beyond. Whether it's genetic or individual, bed-wetting induces feelings of guilt and shame. To help alleviate the stress of overnight stays away from home, here are some tried-and-true tips from the National Kidney Foundation:
The National Kidney Foundation and Kimberly Clark are teaming up to help parents and children cope with bed-wetting. The new partnership will include research, awareness and education initiatives. To learn more about bed-wetting click here.