Steve Hodges

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Bedwetting is not something children are in control of and it is never their fault. Photograph: iStock

This summer, The Irish Times will offer tips, advice and information for parents on how to help their children thrive during the holiday mon(...)

Reassure your son that the bedwetting is not his fault and that lots of children have this problem, though it is usually kept private.

I have a bit of a problem with my six-year-old son. He is the youngest of three, a well able and very talented little chap, although he thinks he is t(...)

The goal of positive training is to help your grandson gradually relearn to control his bowels. As his constipation clears, he will be able to tune into the signals from his body that his bowel is full so he can go to the toilet. Photograph: Thinkstock

Q I am writing to you about my five- year-old grandson. For the past year he has been defecating in his underpants several times a day. He is the eld(...)