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Why Do You Need Toothpaste?

Other than leaving behind a minty fresh feeling, what exactly does toothpaste do? Farmington Hills dentist, Dr. Aziza Askari certainly recommends  that you use it twice a day when you brush, but are all toothpastes created equally? The small compact tubes on drugstore shelves are the heirs to a long line of dental cleaning products which date […]

Farmington Hills Dentist Travels Back in Time to Discover Old Dental Products

Let’s travel back to 1931. Being marketed in that period of history was a toothbrush featuring rubber discs instead of bristles. Advertisements for the rubber toothbrush claimed that the discs would make it easier to clean between teeth. Not surprisingly, the product sold poorly. Dr. Aziza Askari, your Farmington Hills dentist, will share some interesting […]