Health & Wellness

Murray smoking ordinance passes in 8-2 vote

A right to health or a right to smoke. That's what city council members in Murray decided on Thursday evening. The council heard comments from the public and passed an ordinance banning smoking in public areas city-wide. Some believe it's for the better but some aren't convinced.

Weight loss balloons now linked to 12 deaths

An additional five patients have died in association with intragastric balloons for the treatment of obesity, bringing the total number of deaths to 12 worldwide since 2016, the FDA says.