Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
Learn about the treatments available for dogs suffering from Hip Dysplasia. Dr. Anthony Cambridge, who is board certified ...
in veterinary surgery, talks about what Hip Dysplasia is and treatments available.
Tags:How to Treat Hip Dysplasia in Dogs,canine arthritis,Treating Hip Dysplasia in Dogs,dysplasia,hip,JPS,pet care,THR,TPO,vet,veterinary,vetrinary,VetVid
Grab video code:
Dr. Mike Ortaleza: Hello. I’m Dr. Mike. Today, we are going to talk about hip dysplasia in dogs. To cover this topic, we’re going to visit with Dr. Anthony Cambridge who is board certified in veterinary surgery.
Dr. Anthony Cambridge: Hip Dysplasia is essentially as a deformity of the hip joint. It can lead on to degeneration of the joint, arthritis, inflammation and pain. The vast majority of dogs acquire hip dysplasia likely as a result of inherited factor and that’s combined with factors such as body weight, rate of growth possibilities of trauma during development and other factors such as their environment play a role in this.
When we see hip dysplasia in breeds such as Golden Retrievers, Labradors, Rottweilers and the German Shepherd is probably the most common in our practice.
Most owners are going to recognize some type of discomfort often reluctance to play as a puppy. They’re gong to see perhaps a change in the way the hind limbs are being used often smaller dogs, younger dogs help using both hind legs together to get around or specially going upstairs.
They may recognize pain when the dog first gets up after a period of rest or they may see a little exhaustion compared to other dogs they’ve had experience with in the past.
If owners feel that their dog is possibly suffering from hip dysplasia the simplest, best solution would be to see their local vet to get first an examination and then quite possibly X-rays to follow.
Veterinarians going to examine the dog to determine if it has hip dysplasia. Some dogs can be examines awake, however, often it’s useful to sedate the patient to determine whether the hips are lax. Laxity is the key finding in dogs with hip dysplasia. There is a test for laxity we refer to as the Ortolani’s sign and we can demonstrate that on this model. In the Ortolani’s sign, we push on the femur and the sedation. The femur head rises out of the joint, the acetabulum. We lift the leg up and it clicks back in and were filling for that click back in to tell us that the hip was actually out. If we confirm this, this is hip dysplasia regardless of what we see on an X-ray.
Dr. Mike Ortaleza: As always, it is best to discuss with your veterinarian the ideal treatment options for your pet. I’m Dr. Mike. I hope that this information has been helpful and thanks for watching.