Archive for October, 2012

What Are Craze Lines? Farmington Hills Dentist Explains

Have you ever heard of a dental term called craze lines? Craze lines are small fractures in your tooth enamel that, when stained, can create the appearance of vertical lines on your teeth. Many people find this to deflate their smile confidence. Smiles are an important part of your quality of life, and you deserve […]

Farmington Hills Dentist Highlights Study that Links Gum Disease to Breast Cancer

Many parts of the country are enjoying the beautiful fall foliage this time of year. Orange, yellow, brown, and red leaves provide a feast for the eyes. Have you spotted any pink out there this month? No, not in the trees, but in stores, on television, and while you’re out and about, you may be […]

Why Your Farmington Dentist Doesn’t Think Hookahs are Cool

Smoking hookah is increasingly becoming a national pastime among American youth, particularly those who aren’t yet old enough to drink, but want to engage in communal activities with friends. Misconceptions abound about the relative safety of hookah, when compared with cigarettes, but Dr. Askari wants both parents and teens to know that not only is […]