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2160 S. State Rte. 157, Suite B, Glen Carbon, IL 62034

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Sleeping safe and sound: The Pros and Cons of Co-sleeping

Sleeping safe and sound: The Pros and Cons of Co-sleeping

Co-sleeping has become a hot topic in the world of parenting these days. Since there are so many differing opinions on either side, it can be hard to figure out the healthiest and safest choice for your family. If your infant is not easily soothed, having your little...

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Fireworks Safety during Fourth of July Celebrations

Fireworks Safety during Fourth of July Celebrations

Fourth of July parties can never be complete without children enjoying the colors and sound of the fireworks as they join others in marking this celebratory holiday. However, there is a need to be cautious to avoid injuries during the parties. Whenever you are out...

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Peanut Allergy Awareness

Peanut Allergy Awareness

Peanut allergies are the most common food allergy in children, impacting nearly 2% of the pediatric population in the United States. On a happier note, an allergy to peanuts is not lifelong, unless it is tree nuts, fish and shellfish, which are tougher to outgrow, and...

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What You Need to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines for Children

What You Need to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines for Children

As states across the country gear up facilities to distribute COVID-19 vaccinations to individuals 16 and over, one major issue of concern dangles on the minds of parents everywhere. When will children under the age of 16 be able to receive a vaccine? For starters,...

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Main Reason Why EpiPens Are Expensive

Main Reason Why EpiPens Are Expensive

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...

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Childhood Asthma, Its Treatment and Everything in Between

Childhood Asthma, Its Treatment and Everything in Between

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...

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Kids Mental Health during the Global Pandemic

Kids Mental Health during the Global Pandemic

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....

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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
Saturdays: Closed

Holiday Hours

Closed Memorial Day
Closed July 4th
Closed Labor Day
Closed Thanksgiving
Open Friday After Thanksgiving
Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas, New Year's Eve & New Year's Day