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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...
The COVID pandemic is here with no plans of vanishing soon. As we celebrate Thanksgiving, we need to remember to keep loved ones and ourselves safe. It can be difficult to plan around situations like this because we are not used to any limitations while enjoying this...
It’s hard to prepare for another virus season, while the world is trying to fight against not one, but two other viruses, influenza and the coronavirus. Thankfully, there is a vaccine for influenza and one will be coming for the coronavirus, but unfortunately, there...
As a parent, when we put our children to bed, we often wait just a few seconds more, watching our child peacefully fall asleep. Sometimes we get an unexpected startle in the middle of the night in which our son or daughter is woken up by a bad dream. Usually, it's...
Emotional development is a critical time for children ages 3 to 4-years-old. As a parent, you’re their biggest supporters and you want to help them grow and flourish. Though, how do you know what normal emotional development looks like for them? It can take many...
As summer ends and flu season approaches, you have probably been seeing more than a few reminders that you and your family ought to get your flu shots this year. Bard and Didriksen Pediatrics are already offering our patients flu shots by appointment, but perhaps...
Getting your child vaccinated has always been an important part of parenthood, especially during COVID-19. All parents want the very best for their children, which includes staying on top of scheduled immunization appointments so that children never have to fall...
A child’s health and safety has always been a top priority in childcare and even more so during the pandemic. With businesses re-opening and schools starting back up this fall, you want to feel comfortable knowing your childcare facility is applying the health...
With the nation in full swing of reopening due to closures from COVID-19, schools are looking to do the same this fall as they welcome the return of their students. Homeschooling and virtual learning are not ideal for every child, thus why it is essential for most...
As the coronavirus continues to spread worldwide, masks have popped up all over the place. With this new rise in public protection, questions are sparking about whether or not we should or should not wear a mask. Why should I wear one? Does it really help against 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 and New Year's Day