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Question about my son's cerebral palsy and night-time pad removal

ItzyglitzyItzyglitzy Posts: 2Member
edited September 2016 in Cerebral palsy
Hi , my name is Carol and my son is 14 years old. He has cerebral palsy and cannot weight bear at all. I have questions about night time pad removal !

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  • ItzyglitzyItzyglitzy Posts: 2Member
    During the last year my son has been infatuated with his Willy ! This does not bother me as he usually plays with it whilst in bed. What is getting me (and him ) down , is that this process includes pushing his pad lower at the front and making his pad useless during the night. Every morning he and his bed are soaked. I have to wash him and his bedding every day. 
    Any ideas ? Have tried man size popper vests but they don't stop the fiddling / leaking.  Help. It,s getting me down
  • Debbie_ScopeDebbie_Scope Posts: 823Member, Helpline, Community advisor Chatterbox
    Hi Itzyglitzy,

    Have you seen the community tips about toileting? There's some good ideas and solutions provided by parents and carers.
    http://www.scope.org.uk/support/tips/toileting/toilet-bedwetting

    You can also get some advice from ERIC The Children's Bowel and Bladder charity. http://www.eric.org.uk/

    I hope this helps and hopefully some of our community members will be able to join in with this post and share some ideas with you.

    Best wishes
    Debbie
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