Bike Helmet Safety

Advocate Medical Group pediatrician, Dr. Aaron Traeger, teaches a few tips on how to select the best fit when shopping for helmets and how you can stay safe while biking.

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  1. Peggy Bjelopetrovich June 21, 2013 at 2:27 pm · Reply

    LGH used to sell Bike helmets, is that still the case? If so, where do I find them?

    • Stephanie Johnson June 24, 2013 at 1:24 pm · Reply

      We are checking for you Peggy. Stay Tuned

    • Sarah Scroggins
      Sarah Scroggins June 24, 2013 at 3:16 pm · Reply

      Lutheran General and Advocate Children’s Hospital in Park Ridge does sell bike helmets for $10 (cash or check) in 2 places:

      Children’s Health Resource Center (Walk-ins every Wed from 10 am-3:30 pm. Other days/times available M-F by appt) in the Outpatient Children’s Center (Yacktman Pavilion).

      Trauma Services Department on 8 South (Mon – Fri).

      The helmets will also be sold at an event this coming Sat morning, 6/28 in Des Plaines at the Tour De Villas bike race. See for more information.

      Please contact Kathryn Smart for more information: 847-723-9484 or

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