Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Meditation During Procedures

  Previously, we talked about the benefits of music when undergoing lengthy procedures at the dental office, whether that’s for cavity fillings or replacements, root canals or other treatments. If music isn’t your thing or the earphones get in the way, consider giving meditation a try. It’s free, involves no equipment and will definitely put […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Technique, Timing and Your Teeth

Despite all the blogs we’ve done it recently occurred to us that actually addressing the issue of HOW to brush your teeth has never been discussed. Is there a “how?” You betcha! Just like with many other areas of life, there’s a right and a wrong way to get something done and when it comes […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Vitamins and Your Teeth

We recently read an article that talked about North Americans and their passion for popping multivitamins to cover off any deficiencies caused by improper diet. According to this particular source, it is a peculiarly North American phenomenon and unnecessary. We found this hard to believe and embarked on a research quest of our own – […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Myths, Mysteries and Tooth Fairies.

Time to have a little fun again and revisit a familiar topic. Previously, we have examined several of the various myths around the tooth fairy, what the King of Spain said about losing teeth and other mysteries like “Can you get your teeth tattooed?” (Answer…”Yes!”) Today we will continue the tradition with a quick trip […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Spring Cleaning!

With the onset of spring you may have the urge to throw open the windows, flush out all that stale, trapped winter air and welcome in the fresh spring breeze. Who doesn’t love the smell of grass and trees blooming and inviting the warming rays of sunshine into your home makes us all feel better! […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Medical Conditions and your Teeth

No one likes to think about it but the fact is that at some point in our lives we may have to undergo medical treatment that could have an impact on our teeth. The most common reason for this is treatment for Cancer. On the other hand, some diseases might first be identified by a […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – You can do THAT with your child’s tooth???????

We have talked before about the tooth fairy and indeed, the various myths from around the world as they relate to teeth and the tooth fairy. What we haven’t discussed is what to do with a tooth when it falls out? Today we invite a more interactive conversation as the Brinkley Team asks you – […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Music calms the savage beast

Perhaps you’ve heard the expression quoted above. Better still, if you’re from a certain generation, you may have seen the Bugs Bunny Hour on a Sunday night and watched with delight as the perpetually angry Tasmanian Devil was calmed by the smooth stroking of a violin’s strings. It was of course meant to make us […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Crime Fighting Dentists! Are those TV shows for real?

Perhaps it’s a macabre topic but with so many people watching “True Crime” shows, combined with the existence of a multitude of fictitious crime shows, we thought today we might look at the role of the Dentist as the Detective, helping to solve crimes. We won’t get gruesome, this is a family site after all, […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Cold Weather, Cold Sensitive Teeth

This frigid, frozen, February weather affects us all in different ways. Some of us embrace the cold and enjoyable winter activities like tobogganing and skiing while others prefer to hunker down in front of a nice cozy, warm fireplace. There is one thing we probably all have in common however, and that is a dislike […]

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