Fact... or fiction?

There are a lot of misconceptions about children’s incontinence so it is important that both carers and children have the right facts. This quiz will help you sort fact from fiction so that you can work out for yourself what’s true – and what’s an ‘old wives’ tale.

Some children wet themselves on purpose
All children over 3 are dry at night
Most children grow out of bed wetting
Children's bed wetting is a recognised medical condition
Bed wetting is caused by anxiety or stress
Being firm with a child really helps