Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – On Masks AGAIN but this time – for Halloween!

  It’s that time of year again and this year, Halloween is a bit “tricky” to talk about because it might involve a whole lot more than “trick or treating.” Along with so many other changes this year, for some families, there could well be changes to your Halloween routine too. A global PANDEMIC might […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – On Masks, Bad Breath and Smiles……..

Have you ever walked around wearing a mask for close to an entire day, or perhaps for some people it only takes a couple of hours, and suddenly realized you smell something pretty darn pungent? You look around at the folks nearby and wonder if they can smell it too? Is anyone smiling at you […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – COVID and Teeth – What’s the Connection?

As we enter into a new phase of this global pandemic, we are starting to recognize the impact COVID-19 is having on our long-term health. Scientists, Doctors and Specialists from around the globe are beginning to report on trends they are seeing in patients who have had the disease and recovered but who are still […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Return to Routine

Normally this time of year, in fact as recently as in our last blog, we address “return to school” issues. Things like snacks and lunches you can send to school that are good for teeth make great blog material. That said – this year involves a return to school unlike any other. Obviously teeth are […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Back to School or not – your kids will still need snacks! Dental friendly snacking for school aged children.

“I’m hungry or “Can I have a snack?” These words (or some combination of them) fill every parent with dread almost every time they are heard! The reality is, let’s face it, that with children of just about any age, these words are heard often! Along with the dreaded “what’s for dinner?” these three questions […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Citrus – Friend or Enemy?

As the song goes, “Summertime and the living is easy……” All you have to do for a refreshing summer snack is dive into a yummy citrus-based snack tray for something delicious, light, sweet and with the added bonus of being good for you! Or is it? What is the real truth when it comes to […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – You are What You Eat!

We recently came across a study that sounded interesting, in part because it was unique in terms of how it was funded and who participated. Far from being another blog about what you might consider a boring subject, this study was all about microbiomes in the mouth, and it was a crowd-funded study of museum […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Yes! We Are Open For Business

Did you miss us? We certainly missed you! Our patients mean the world to us and it has been a very long few months for the Brinkley Dental Team. We’re pretty certain it’s been a long few months for many of you as well. COVID-19 has taken a toll on many of us and in […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Staying Safe in a Time of Uncertainty

We hope you’ve been enjoying our blogs geared a little bit more toward the kiddos lately, and a little less towards all things oral health related. Don’t worry, we haven’t forgotten that we are a dental team here at Brinkley Dental but we are happy to be considered Brampton’s Gentle Dentist and Brampton’s family-friendly Dental […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – All Aboard!

One of our favourite parts of the movie The Polar Express is hearing the Conductor shout out a phrase commonly heard around the world – “All Aboard.” Intoned several times throughout the movie it speaks of adventures to be had when travelling by train. While The Polar Express is all about the North Pole, perhaps […]

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