Normal Bladder Habits

It is important for frustrated parents and children to understand normal bladder functions in order to make changes that prevent further problems of incontinence, accidents, urinary urgency, urinary frequency, urinary tract infections, abdominal pain, urinary infections, and bed wetting. Look at the illustration below and study the bladder and sphincters and how they work together. Our goal is to let the bladder store normally and empty completely.Remember, bladder and bowel functions are commonly related!