Author Archives: John Amaral

About John Amaral

Santa Cruz Chiropractor Dr. John Amaral has helped thousands of people from over 50 countries transform and awaken to more meaningful and purposeful lives. Follow him on twitter at @johnamaral

Spinal Treatment: Spinal Wave Movement Bizarre or Awesome?

The following video is an example of how fluid self-generated spinal wave movement can occur without spinal treatment.  What do you think? Undulation and flow is the essence of life.  Virtually all organisms, from single-celled amoeba to complex beings are

Financial Well Being: Merging the Inner and Outer Worlds

I’ve had the unique privilege of providing mind-body-spirit care for thousands of people over the past 17 years. I’ve worked with a wide range of people along the way, from directors of multi-billion dollar companies to those struggling just to

Beyond the Quick-Fix: A Discovery That Could Change Your Life.

  Our culture is going through a paradigm shift. It is a shift from the world of the mechanical/material (the world of things and stuff) to the world of the ENERGETIC (the world of the transient and ever-changing).

How to Get Yourself Out of the Funk…

You know the feeling of “the funk”.  Nothing seems to be working, you feel underwhelmed, unmotivated, somehow inhibited by the circumstances of your life.  Your energy is low, your breath is shallow, your body is tight and your mind is

The Best Way to Relieve Symptoms of Low Back Pain

What is the best way to relieve symptoms of low back pain?  Should you take pain-killers, get a massage or chiropractic adjustment, try acupuncture or consider surgery? How you choose to approach your symptoms really depends on which “season” you’re

The New Indifference: Why Your New Brain Needs Old Tricks to Thrive in Our Modern World

In the late 1960’s researchers at the University of Tubingen, Germany, noticed a significant drop in the sensory perception and general awareness in their students.  The students weren’t as aware of information from their environment, or at least weren’t registering

Network Spinal Analysis and the Mind-Body Connection

This is one of my more technical posts about the mind and body, so if you’re not in the mood feel free to skip this one!  If you are in the mood however, I invite you to delve in… Recently

In My Week With Tony Robbins in Mexico, Here’s What Really Stood Out…

  Christina and I just returned from a week with Tony Robbins.  We were at an intimate relationship program that he and his wife held in Cabo San Lucas, and I was providing Network Care for him during the program.

Grow More Love: A Quick Update from Dr. John

I’ve got to admit, it’s been a whirl-wind tour lately.  I’ve been working hard, pushing the envelope of uncertainty and doing my best to serve, love and grow. For the first time since the launch of the WBC site I

Exponential Learning: 7 Keys to Learning Anything Faster

  Do you want to change or improve something in your life?  I’ll share some advice for one of the fastest and most effective ways to change anything – I call it “exponential learning”. I’ve got friend visiting me from