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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Adults and Kids Alike – Celebrations are fun but……..!

Green beer, chocolate by the gross metric tonne, green gum and green-coated candy like “jaw-breakers” (the name alone instills fear in Dentists everywhere) along with candy-coated chocolate eggs and more, are all things you will find in abundance right now at your local grocery store. Well, perhaps not the green beer but you’ll certainly find […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Did You Know?

Recently, we came across a report issued by the Canadian Dental Association, in 2017, which looked at a variety of factors related to oral health around the globe as compared to right here at home. It was an interesting read. (At least for a Dentist that is!) While you might not want to read the […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Did You Know?

We talk a lot about teeth at Brinkley Dental but it occurs to us that most folks don’t really know much about their teeth other than how important it is to keep them clean and how urgent it is to obtain care when one of them is hurting! Our office can help you with both […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Happy New Year

Did Santa bring you a new toothbrush? Did you resolve to make some changes to your oral care routine in 2019? Is flossing now on your “to do” list? If you answered yes to any of these questions (and even if you answered no!) the Brinkley Dental office team is here to support you in […]

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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 – How often do you change the oil in your car?

As a Dentist, and a regular blogger, obviously we talk a great deal about teeth. In fact, it’s safe to say it’s pretty much our only topic of conversation! So why are we asking about oil changes today? The truth is we’re not but hey it’s a catchy title right? Seriously though, what we ARE […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Mouthwash and your Mouth

Much has been written lately about mouthwash and whether it is really necessary and/or whether it can serve as a substitute for brushing teeth. Everyone it seems, has an opinion on the topic and so we are weighing in with our own opinion today and we are doing our best to convey information that is […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – A bit about vacationing, teeth and toothbrushes

It’s been awhile since we talked toothbrushes and what with the summer heat, the possibility of vacation time and perhaps a camping trip or two all coming up – it’s probably time to talk about them again. Chances are you haven’t given much thought to your toothbrush lately. Who does? Toothbrush care is important however […]

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Tooth Talk with Brinkley Dental Group – Aspirin and Teeth – Together Forever?

It seems like aspirin has been around for a very long time. A VERY, very long time. How long? Since the age of Neanderthals apparently! That’s right, our ancient, ancient ancestors were using aspirin for tooth pain long before it was ever bottled and sold over the counter at your local pharmacy. How do we […]

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