Enema: How to distract your child at home

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Find out how you can help your child feel more comfortable and pass the time during an enema.

Key points

  • An enema can be uncomfortable for your child. You can use a portable DVD player, games, books or simple arts and crafts to help your child pass the time.
  • Other ways to help your child include using a reward chart, talking about the other things that they can do and reminding them of the benefits of an enema.
Last updated: December 23rd 2014