Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Where’s the Chocolate?

  For many, celebrating the Easter season has just passed and while we know that means different things to different people – one thing is universally true – Easter is synonymous with chocolate.  What’s the problem you ask? Well, for some, where there’s chocolate there’s a challenge. The challenge we face might have to do […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – You are what you Eat!

Our blog series has addressed “You are what you drink” and the importance of vitamins but believe it or not, we’ve never discussed what healthy eating looks like – for you and for your teeth! Time to rectify this terrible oversight with this blog on healthy eating for the whole you! We are constantly inundated […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Time for Change

It’s spring! Finally, we made it! Canadians are tough but winter is even tougher and sometimes it can feel like a real fight to make it through the season. Here we are though, it’s March now and it is both time to “march” forward into spring and time to embrace the time change that guarantees […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Why we need to know your medical history

Perhaps you’ve wondered why, when visiting your Dentist, we ask if there have been any changes in your recent medical history. After all, you might be wondering, “what do my teeth and health have to do with one another?” Actually, the answer is: a lot! We have touched on this topic before but today we […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – OUCH!!

February 9th just recently passed us by and I hope, sincerely hope, that you were not celebrating “Toothache Day” with a toothache! On a related note, is it just me or do you think we have way to many “special” days these days? I mean I am a Dentist but seriously, “Toothache Day?” Well, whatever […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Revisiting Mouthwash

We’ve blogged before about the use of mouthwash and whether it was necessary and/or how often should it be used. More recently however, we shared a post on our social media accounts about some interesting new developments concerning mouthwash, so today, we thought another short blog on the topic might be appropriate. Is mouthwash beneficial […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Halitosis. (Hallo – what now?)

Happy New Year and welcome to another edition of Brinkley Blogs, brought to you bi-monthly, by your favourite Brampton family dentist and the team here at Brinkley Dental. It’s a new year and with a fresh new start before us, we thought what better time than now to talk about fresh breath? If you have […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Closing out December and Ringing in the New Year

Previously we discussed how stressful December is for some. That said, we sincerely hope you and your loved ones are making an effort to have a wonderful, calm and family-centered holiday season. Since our regular posting date would fall on Christmas Day, for those that celebrate that particular holiday, we wish you a very Merry […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Heading into December it seems a fitting time to talk about…

Stress. It’s often silent, it’s often sinister and it’s often sustained. December, for many, exacerbates what you might already be feeling in terms of every day stress – making the symptoms that much more pronounced. In another recent blog we also talked about mental health issues. The reality is, this time of year can be […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – The Holidays and Brinkley Dental’s Salvation Army Food Drive

This time of year always brings to mind that famous Santa story “The Night Before Christmas.” Sadly however, and with apologies to Clement C. Moore, many children are not “nestled all snug in their beds; while visions of sugar-plums danced in their heads.” *1 No – sadly, today I want to talk about a more serious topic […]

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