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For more about COVID-19, including community resources and up-to-date U.S. case information, visit the CDC’s dedicated Coronavirus page. To learn more about how COVID-19 spreads and how you and your family can protect yourselves and others, view the CDC prevention...
As your baby grows, it’s common to wonder when he will be ready for solid foods. For breastfed babies, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends they should only receive breastmilk until six months of age before starting solid foods. If the baby is formula fed, he...
Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease has a scary ring to it, and it can definitely be a nightmare for your child if they have the misfortune of contracting the virus. Luckily, it's not life-threatening and your child will be back to their normal self in just a couple weeks....
CPSC Hears From Medical Experts, Safety Advocates, Business Officials On Potential Danger Of Crib Bumpers
Medical authorities want them banned. A business trade group thinks regulations can make them safe. And caught in between is the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The debate over what to do about padded crib bumpers — which has dragged on for the past eight years —...
Think your child has the flu? Visit our Pediatrician’s office in Glen Carbon, IL for an analysis and treatment. We also offer flu vaccines to help your family stay well!
The Holiday Season can be hectic with children. From sugary foods to excitement and parties, Bard & Didricksen has helpful tips to get through the season!The holidays are meant to be a happy time of year, but parents know that they can be chaotic....
With germs, viruses, flu and bacteria all around, it is important to protect our kid’s health. Bard & Didriksen can help you prep your home for healthy living.In a world riddled with germs, viruses and bacteria, it is vital that you take measures to...
'Tis the season for trick-or-treaters, candied yams, pies and other sweet holiday treats. Food is an integral part of the way we celebrate the holidays, but it can also cause anxiety for parents concerned about their children's nutrition. With events like Halloween,...
We've all seen children struggling with overfull backpacks. The child who can't walk straight because the backpack is too full. The child who is dragging the backpack along the ground because it's too heavy to lift. How does a parent know what backpack to choose and...
Check out this story from USA TODAY: Kids need a flu shot now. Don't wait Flu season is near and the time for vaccinations is now, doctors say. Some parents resist the vaccine, believing it causes the flu, a study says....
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
Saturday closed until September
Closed Memorial Day
Closed July 3rd & 4th
Closed Labor Day
Open Friday After Thanksgiving
Closed Christmas and New Year's Day