What you need to know about potty training

Published On: Mar 20 2013 03:52:29 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 22 2013 08:45:10 AM CDT

Potty training can be a stressful time for parents and children. To help ease the process, try following these tips.

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Prepare for nighttime: Overnight potty training can take a lot longer to master than daytime training. The Mayo Clinic says it can take years for some kids to master overnight bladder control. For these reasons, consider having your child sleep in disposable training pants or putting a plastic mattress cover on his or her bed.

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