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Sport – Related Concussions: How Can I Know for Sure?

We've all seen it: A professional athlete gets hit, sustains a concussion, walks off the field, and then before we know it, is back to "work" as if nothing had ever happened. This promotes the idea that a concussion can't be too serious or surely the player would have...

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Latest Safety Recalls for Children

Our children’s safety is a top priority, so ensuring the products they encounter daily are safe is essential. Below are the latest recalls from the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission that may be present in your home:   Manhattan Toy Company Find the...

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Road Rules: Help Your Teen Stay Safe Behind the Wheel

When your teen starts driving, it can be an emotional and stressful experience. As adults, we are aware of the many potential risks, and it's daunting to think about your child facing them each day on the road. Rather than worrying, use your energy to set a good...

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Boosting Your Child’s IQ through Conversation

Parents long to see their children succeed, and many go to great lengths to help them along the journey. It is a constant effort, always teaching and encouraging. Vast amounts of time can be spent researching the most educational toys and finding the best area...

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Recognizing Signs of Stress in Your Child and How to Help

Stress, whether ongoing or temporary, manifests itself in a variety of ways, most notably affecting mental health. Stressed individuals may exhibit an inability to concentrate, irritability, anxiety, insomnia, and even depression. It also often impacts overall...

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Health & Safety Tips for Your Family during Winter

The holidays are upon us, the weather is changing, and the temperatures outside are falling. Although there is plenty of fun to be had, it's also crucial to prepare yourself and your family in order to stay safe and avoid potential dangers of the season. With so many...

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Just Say No to Baby Walkers

A baby’s first steps are an exciting – and anxiety inducing – time. They are learning to become even more mobile and independent, able to access things parents may not have had to worry about before. Of course, babies don’t immediately go from crawling to walking...

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RSV Infection: What It Is and When to Go to the Doctor

Colder weather often brings more viruses and infections, and it can be difficult to know whether your child just has a common cold or something more serious. In particular, it can sometimes be difficult to distinguish the common cold from an RSV infection. While your...

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Latest Safety Recalls for Children

As parents and guardians, you work hard to keep your children safe, and have to place an enormous amount of trust in the products you choose. Even the best brands can end up being recalled by the manufacturer for safety or health issues, sometimes major ones. Below is...

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What You Need To Know About Vaping

"Vaping," a slang term used for e-cigarettes, are replacement devices for cigarettes that was typically presented as being a safer alternative. Unfortunately, these products are addictive and do pose health risks, yet is gaining popularity, especially among teenagers....

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Bard & Didriksen Pediatrics

2160 S. State Route 157, Suite B
Glen Carbon, Illinois 62034
Click here for driving directions.
Phone: (618) 692-1212
Fax: (618) 692-4875
After Hours Exchange:
(877) 552-1735

HOURS

(By Appointment Only)
Monday - Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday 8:30am to 12:00pm

Holiday Hours

Closed Memorial Day
Closed July 4th
Closed Labor Day
Closed Thanksgiving
Open Friday After Thanksgiving
Closed Christmas and New Year's Day
Regular Hours 12/26/17 and 1/2/18