Reasons Your Teeth May Hurt

Toothaches often cause irritating and sometimes intense pain. Many people initially assume that their pain will require at least one visit to a dentist, and there is usually a suspicion that a cavity of some kind will be to blame. In truth, several different causes could be to blame for a person’s tooth pain. Whatever […]

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National TMJ Awareness Month

On September 30, 1997, United States Representative Barney Frank of Massachusetts called his colleagues’ attention to the designation of that coming November and all future Novembers as Jaw Joints-TMJ Awareness Month. Frank noted that TMJ was not one of the better-known abbreviations and stated, “Temporomandibular joint disorders are among the more painful, yet least well-understood […]

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Why Replacing Teeth is Important

For a while, a missing tooth might not be a big deal. You avoid smiling for photos, maybe not chew on that side of your mouth. While you might be able to disguise your tooth loss temporarily, it is only a matter of time before the missing tooth begins to cause problems that you cannot […]

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month, which is an excellent time to focus on the importance of good oral health. As part of National Dental Hygiene Month, toothpaste and dental hygiene products company Colgate announced it would be focusing on four essential activities: brushing, flossing, rinsing, and chewing. The American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) also […]

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Which Toothbrush is Right for Me?

When it comes to our dental health, our toothbrush is one of the most essential tools we have. That’s why it is so important to select a quality toothbrush that will be effective in cleaning your teeth, tongue, and gums.  The team at Babylon Dental, are always available to help you better understand your options […]

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National Gum Care Awareness Month

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September is National Gum Care Awareness Month, making it the perfect time to learn all about how important gums are to your health. The more you know about how to keep your gums healthy, the less likely you will be to develop gum disease. As kids go back to school this month to resume their […]

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Foods that Stain Your Teeth

In America, an attractive smile is a powerful tool. A bright, white smile helps people be more confident and find success at work and in relationships. People with whiter teeth are often perceived to be smarter, more socially competent, and better at relationships. While brushing and flossing every day can go a long way to […]

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The Importance of Back-to-School Dental Appointments

The summer is almost over. Now you are in full-commando mode getting your children ready to go back to school in a short time. You’re busy buying clothes, shoes, school supplies, backpacks, and lunch totes, as well as getting physicals for fall sports and making sure vaccinations are up to date. Did your children have […]

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