Dealing With Sensitive Teeth

If eating ice cream or hot soup makes you cringe, it might be time to consider whether or not you have sensitive teeth. Sensitivity to hot and cold aren’t the only symptoms. For some people, sour flavors or even a deep breath of cool air could stop you in your tracks. To stop the pain […]

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February was National Children’s Dental Health Month. The entire team at Babylon Dental Care are committed to helping children in the local community learn about the importance of proper oral health care.

Our team visited local preschools throughout the month of February. We introduced children at the schools to Molar the Dinosaur, sang songs about the importance of dental hygiene, and taught them how to properly brush their teeth with some of our giant props! 

See some of the photos below from our great presentations last month: 

 

 

 

 

Mouthwash and Proper Oral Health

Gum disease can cause serious and long-term problems for your overall health. The early signs of gum disease start with gingivitis and inflamed gums, your oral health can quickly deteriorate lead to periodontal disease and increased tooth decay. A person’s oral health is strongly correlated to their overall health, and practicing proper hygiene can help […]

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How to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

We get it; going to the dentist brings out fear and anxiety in some people. Perhaps you feel stress because you aren’t in control. Perhaps you are self-conscious about your smile or your overall dental hygiene. Others cannot explain why they are fearful, but they recognize that their dental anxiety is a real issue. For […]

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The truth about oral infections and how to prevent them

If they are not promptly treated, oral infections can have damaging effects on your teeth. Oral diseases, however, can often be prevented if you make sure to practice good oral hygiene. While some oral infections only last a few days, others can last much longer, causing you a lot of pain. Understanding common oral infections […]

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How to Have a Healthy Halloween

Halloween is an exciting time in every kid’s life. They get to dress up as their favorite characters and hang out with their friends. But perhaps the most exciting part for your kids is the haul of candy they get throughout the night. In order to prevent your child from eating their way into an […]

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The links between gum disease and breast cancer

The state of one’s mouth is often a tell-tale sign for any affliction currently affecting their body. Gums are especially susceptible to infection as they are spongy and full of blood vessels. Gum disease, or gingivitis, is usually a symptom of a much more significant problem brewing in the body and has been linked to […]

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