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You probably have heard stories or read articles on how out of control the EpiPens prices have become in the last few years. Since 2004, after adjusting for inflation, EpiPens' price has risen by more than 400%. The article below explores why the price of EpiPens has...
Asthma is a respiratory condition that is widespread and affects both adults and children. In the US alone, nearly ten million children live with asthma. In children, asthma causes airways and lungs to swell on exposure to particular triggers. The swelling results in...
In so many ways, this past year has changed the world as we know it, and, unfortunately, children were no exception. From disruptions to daily routines to potential traumatic losses, the little ones we love have been dealing with a lot over the past twelve months....
Now that the Grandparents have been COVID-19 Vaccinated: Is it Safe to bring the Grandkids over to Visit?
The pandemic has really changed the way we meet and visit with loved ones as it has basically wiped that option out with everyone having to social distance in order to slow the spread. However, with older adults, healthcare workers, and assisted living workers and...
Chocolate is a colossal staple in the month of February and thus why this month is known as Chocolate Lover’s Month. It is a go-to candy for Valentine’s Day with chocolate lovers diving into heart-shaped boxes of assorted chocolates like dark chocolate, milk...
The winter season may be fun and beautiful for going on walks and making snow forts, but at times it can wreak havoc on our bodies, including our skin. Though, is it really the season causing your kids’ dry skin or could it be something more? If kids’ skin isn’t...
As we step into another new year, it’s the perfect time to talk about goals and resolutions, especially goals you want to accomplish as a parent. Parenting is the toughest job around, whether it’s your full-time job or you have another job on the side. When you make...
Playing and having adventures outside is a big part of childhood. It is how kids learn about the world around them and when winter comes, everything changes. The temperature drops, the ground freezes, and you find yourself walking in a winter wonderland. However, with...
As we inch closer and closer to Christmas, stress levels seem to rise, not just for parents, but for your children as well. The pandemic has brought on more stress than all of us can chew whether you or someone you know has lost a job, lower finances, changes at your...
December 6th-12th is National Handwashing Awareness Week: Why it is so Important Especially during the Pandemic
December 6th – 12th is National Handwashing Awareness Week and it couldn’t come at a better time. As COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases continue to rise throughout the US, it is more important than ever to remember to wash your hands thoroughly. This not only slows the...
Bard & Didriksen Pediatrics
2160 S. State Route 157, Suite B
Glen Carbon, Illinois 62034
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Phone: (618) 692-1212
Fax: (618) 692-4875
After Hours Exchange:
(By Appointment Only)
Monday - Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm
Closed Memorial Day
Closed July 3rd & 4th
Closed Labor Day
Open Friday After Thanksgiving
Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas, New Year's Eve & New Year's Day