It can take a Wiggle to wee!

Find out how Jasmine found it easier to relax for a bladder function test by watching 'The Toilet Song' video by The Wiggles, a popular Australian children's music group.Read more

Common toilet training issues facing Early Years Practitioners

One of ERIC's Helpline Advisors, Natalie, shares tips for nursery workers who are supporting children and families with potty training.Read more

Downs Side Up – supporting my daughter’s struggle with constipation

Invaluable advice about combating constipation in children with Down's Syndrome from Hayley, creator of an amazing Down's Syndrome support website.Read more

ERIC Review of 2018

It’s been a busy year at ERIC. Here’s just a snapshot of some of the things we got up to in 2018.Read more

The difference disimpaction can make

Sophie's son Theo only stopped soiling and his constipation became more manageable once they followed a 'clear out' regime.Read more

The ERIC Paediatric Continence Care Conference 2018

On 9th October more than 200 people descended on the NEC Hilton in Birmingham for the much anticipated ERIC 2018 Conference...Read more

11 common unhelpful things people say when your child has a wee or poo problem

Everyone's got their own advice about toileting, but it's not all accurate! How many of these have you heard? Call our free helpline for expert info: 0808 1699 949.Read more

Preparing your child for their big school adventure

What to consider as your child starts school if they aren't yet toilet trained, they have a wee or poo problem or feel nervous about going away from home.Read more

10 top tips for using a bedwetting alarm

If you've bought, or are considering buying a bedwetting alarm, read our tips for their successful use.Read more

Five reasons to buy a bedwetting alarm from ERIC

With almost 30 years’ experience of selling bedwetting or enuresis alarms, the ERIC team have built up a huge amount of product knowledge.Read more

Debunking some common bedwetting myths

Get answers to some of the most common misconceptions about bedwetting including why it happens and how it should be treated.Read more

Changing times, changing places

Louise Marsland, Paediatric Nurse Specialist, shares her experience of developing an integrated bladder and bowel service for children and young people.Read more

A childhood blighted by bedwetting

One of ERIC’s supporters, John, reminisces about those difficult years when his childhood was overshadowed by bedwetting.Read more

Growing up with a bladder problem

Sasha was diagnosed with overactive bladder syndrome (OAB) in her early 20s after dealing with bladder problems since early childhood.Read more

How fast are your bowels? Take the sweetcorn test to find out!

A portion of sweetcorn and a clock is all you need to discover how long it takes for food to travel from your mouth to the toilet.Read more

What's it like working on the ERIC helpline?

Alina, one of our helpline advisors, shares an insight into her work at ERIC.Read more

Giving something back: one family’s adventures in fundraising

Inspired by the support he and his family have received from ERIC, 10 year old Edward is raising money to help other children and young people with bowel and bladder problems.Read more

Does your school have a Medical Conditions Policy?

All schools and Early Years settings have a statutory duty to support children with continence problems or other health issues.Read more

Dealing with the unexpected - family holidays and bowel incontinence.

Our regular blogger Dan Colegate looks back on family holidays as a child and coping with bowel incontinence whilst he was away from home.Read more