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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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Teenage Mental Health and Your Dentist

A wise person once said: “Once a parent, always a parent, no matter the age of your kids.” To me, this means that your children, at ANY age, are a constant source of concern, joy, worry, heartache and heartwarming happiness. For those of you with children heading into the teen years (or smack dab in […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Holidays are great but……

Everyone loves a holiday. No matter what your idea of a holiday is, the break away from your every day routine, time spent with family and friends or – if this is more your style – the time spent alone, it’s all a much needed break from the hectic realities of every day life. What […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Root Canals and Caps or Crowns

Not too long ago we introduced the newest member of the team here at Brinkley Dental, Endodontist Dr. John Rapp. We gave a little bit of a highlight as to what he does each day but it appears some of you want to know more! So today, we plan to chat a little bit more […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Are your teeth showing signs of age?

As we age, there is always the possibility that for some of us, our teeth won’t age quite as well as we do. For some, you might even consider it either acceptable or inevitable that at some point you will experience tooth loss. Why are we so complacent about embracing a future with dentures? What […]

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TOOTH TALK WITH BRINKLEY DENTAL GROUP – Repeat Performance Time: Talking Sports, Mouth guards and Emergencies.

Many moons ago, when we first started blogging, we wrote about the topic of mouth guards. We have also written about dental emergencies and what to do if a tooth meets with an accident (whether sports related or not!) Now, here we are again, it’s September and we find ourselves shin pad deep into hockey […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – You are what you drink.

We’ve talked a lot about foods in the past and even spent a blog or two on red wine or the effects of leaving your baby with a bottle for an extended period of time. We’ve never fully explored the topic of drinking however. In terms of being mindful of what passes through our lips, […]

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