Articles | Chiropractic

Chiropractic is a health care profession that focuses on disorders of the musculoskeletal system with a conservative, hands-on approach. Chiropractors have broad diagnostic skills and are able to evaluate, diagnose, treat or refer to other health care professions when necessary.


Collaborative Care for Breastfeeding Issues

​​​​​When faced with breastfeeding or bottle feeding issues, many parents find themselves in Dr. Young’s office. Dr. Young does a thorough orthopedic, neurologic, and chiropractic examination to identify the problem. One of the sources that can create feeding issues is tethered oral tissues aka: tongue and lip ties. This is when the tissue under the […]

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Chiropractic Care for Infants

Chiropractic Care for Infants

Birth is an extremely athletic event that can easily result in injuries to both mother and baby. Mom may have injuries that are often associated with childbirth such as complications from C-section, tearing, incontinence or muscle soreness. However, we rarely discuss the birth-related injuries that the baby may suffer and the treatments available for them. […]

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How are You Sleeping?

Sleep Ergonomics Just like ergonomics at work, your position all night matters. Sleeping positions can cause neck and back pain, hip pain, hand numbness or tingling and shoulder pain. Since you’ll be in these positions for 7-9 hours, make sure you are in the right position for your body. Pillow and mattress selection is also […]

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Open House!

Open House!

Please join us at our Open House this Wednesday, November 19th from 5pm – 7pm. We are excited to show off our new office and this will be a great chance for you to meet our Los Gatos Wellness family. Invite your friends and family and we look forward to seeing everyone! Driving Directions Los […]

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Osteoporosis

Which disease would you say a woman over 50 is more likely to die from: Breast cancer or Osteoporosis? Well, the statistics say that the chance of death from these two diseases is equal. Shockingly, hip fractures are one of the leading causes of death in people over 50, and over 80% of hip fractures […]

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What is Good Posture and How do We Get it?

We all recognize bad posture when we see it, but many of us have a tough time getting into a good posture. So what is good posture and how do we get it? Good posture is the correct alignment of body parts supported by the right amount of muscle tension against gravity. If everything is […]

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“You can adjust feet?!”

This is a question we have heard over and over. Of course we can, at Los Gatos Chiropractic and Wellness Center we work on ALL the joints, and your feet have a lot of them. The human foot has 26 bones, 33 joints, 107 ligaments, 19 muscles and tendons. Our feet are the foundation of […]

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A Happy Back to School

There’s a hot new trend in backpacks recently: Pain! This new trend among youngsters isn’t surprising when you consider the disproportionate amounts of weight they carry in their bags – often slung over just one shoulder. A recent study conducted in Italy found that the average child carries a backpack that would be the equivalent […]

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Children Need Chiropractic, Too!

Parents often wonder if we see children in our practice and what the benefit of chiropractic can be for them. Yes, we do see children and in fact Dr. Young has specialized post-graduate training in pediatric chiropractic care. The benefits for children are much the same as for adults. Remember, kids play hard and get […]

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Featured Article

Headaches and Chiropractic

If you have a headache, you’re not alone. Nine out of ten Americans suffer from headaches. Some are occasional, some frequent, some are dull and throbbing, and some cause debilitating pain and nausea. While commonly occurring, that doesn’t make headaches “normal” and there are many good options for treatment and prevention. What do you do […]

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