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Why Are Today’s Children Toilet Trained Later?

If your two-year-old is still in diapers, and a well-meaning (but annoying) relative tells you that her children were already toilet trained at that age, she may be telling you the truth. There is no question that the age at which children are potty trained has gone up in the United States over the last 50 to 75 years. While there may be cultural and economic forces at work, two major factors have contributed to this shift: the disposable diaper and a better understanding of child readiness.

by Angie Long
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6 Potty Training Tools You Need

Every parent of a toddler knows there’s a ton of potty training gear on the market. What they don’t always know is which products will actually prove useful when it’s potty time. Of course, all you really need to toilet train is a place for your child to eliminate, but there are many potty training products out there designed to make the process easier for mom and dad and more fun for the child. Kiddie toilets, potty seats, and training pants are popular choices, but there are a wealth of other modern potty training products out there you might want to try.

by Brittany Tacket, MA

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