Good Day Alabama for February 6, 2013 - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Good Day Alabama for February 6, 2013

Here is what you saw on Good Day Alabama for February 6, 2013:

JEH JEH - Jeh Jeh joined us live this morning from Railroad Park!  Today, we introduced you to something called Transcendental Meditation and how it can help you with weight loss and many other things. There is scientific reserach behind this peer reviewed and published in major medical journals - that proves TM brings weight reduction.   And that's just a tiny slive of the health benefits that come with meditation.  On that same page, you'll see a list of ailments and diseases - (ADHD, Heart disease, blood pressure, smoking (meditation helps you stop) etc...etc.  Again, this isn't just theory - all of these areas them link to scientific research on each ailment showing the evidence.  The actual page that you will link to is a page from a website www.doctorsontm.org.  At that website you will find dozens of doctors answering questions about how TM solves the whole range of physical and mental health issus (anxiety, depression, etc.).  

SIGNING DAY - John Garcia Jr. joined us this morning from Foxsports.com to talk to us about signing day!  Make sure you stay tuned to Fox6 and myfoxal.com throughout the day for updates on what players went where!

ZOO - Mickey visited with Laura Schillinger from the Birmingham Zoo to learn more about the new Rhino named Max. For more information, visit birminghamzoo.com.

BILLY ELLIOT - Noah Parets and Adam Pelty from the musical Billy Elliot joined us this morning. Noah plays Billy and Adam is the resident choreographer. The show will opened last night at the BJCC Concert Hall (2100 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N.) and runs through Sunday, February 10.  Based on the international smash-hit film and featuring music by Elton John, book and lyrics by Lee Hall, choreography by Peter Darling and direction by Stephen Daldry, Billy Elliot the Musical has earned critical acclaim around the world and was the winner of ten 2009 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Billy Elliot the Musical is the joyous celebration of one boy's journey to make his dreams come true. Set in a small town, the story follows Billy as he stumbles out of the boxing ring and into a ballet class, discovering a surprising talent that inspires his family and his whole community and changes his life forever. For more information about Billy Elliot the Musical, visit at www.BillyElliotTour.com. Tickets range in price from $20 to $70 and are available at the Central Ticket Office at the BJCC, online at www.ticketmaster.com or via phone at (800) 982-2787.

ASK THE DOCTOR - Dr. Robert DeSantis joined us this morning to take questions about women and weight loss.  He is an OB/GYN at Trinity Medical Center.

GARDENING - Jon Culver with Sweet Peas Garden Center joined us today to discuss Valentine's Day floral arrangements. For more information or gardening advice from Jon Culver, visit Sweet Peas Garden Shop at 2829 Linden Ave, Homewood... The phone number is (205) 879-3839. Or you can email him at jonculver6@gmail.com.

Tomorrow on Good Day Alabama, Dr. Asa is in the studio and online taking your questions about the Good Day Challenge! Jeh Jeh celebrates Black History Month with a special musical performance! The Bargainomics Lady joins us in the studio with some great deals! We get home improvement advice from the experts! And our Pet of the Week joins us! Join us for this and much more tomorrow on Good Day Alabama!

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