A&S in the News: November 20-26, 2022

Million Dollar Band

Million Dollar Band surprise a superfan: CBS (Mobile) – Nov. 23

Members of The University of Alabama’s Million Dollar Band took a break from Iron Bowl prep to surprise a superfan. A million-dollar surprise. Mom by her side as Britney Thomas walks away from her final treatment at UAB’s hyperbaric chamber.
CBS (Huntsville)

Weight Loss Myths

Common diet and weight loss myths that can hurt more than help: MSN – Nov. 25

Celery is a negative-calorie food. Wouldn’t it be great if there were such a thing as a negative-calorie food? You know, the kind that burns more calories when we eat it than it has? Sadly, there is no such thing, even when it comes to something as healthy as a piece of celery. “Regardless of the [calories] in the food, you’re always going to be able to get something out of it,” says Stephen Secor, a professor of biological sciences at The University of Alabama.