Nocturnal enuresis is a urinary disorder occurring in children over the age of 5 or in adults, characterized by involuntary urination during sleep. It can be tied to several factors: too deep a sleep, emotional stress
, lack of maturity in urinary reflexes, etc. Though the disorder is physically benign
, it can nevertheless affect
the child psychologically and emotionally. Different therapies exist: behavioral, medicinal, or alternative (such as acupuncture
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