Peeing in your pants is more common than you might think
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Probably one-third of kids have rectums clogged with stool, and a good many of them are having accidents because of it. When kids delay pooping, stool piles up in and stretches the rectum. A stretched-out rectum is like a stretched-out sock: it loses elasticity. So, poop just falls out.
Listen Listening Some studies report that one out of 10 women my age are peeing themselves. Others say the numbers could be higher. But peeing in your pants is still embarrassing. Not from emotional stress, though leaking pee can cause that.