Selecting Sunglasses for Healthy Eyes

SATURDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- A good pair of sunglasses can help protect your eyes from sun-related damage, so you need to know what to look for when shopping for a new pair, experts say.

ICU Gloves and Gowns Might Reduce MRSA Infection, Study Says

SATURDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Requiring health care workers to wear gloves and gowns for all contact with intensive care unit (ICU) patients reduces the risk of one type of antibiotic-resistant infection, but not another, a new study shows.

U.S. Website for Health Exchanges Faces Intermittent Shutdowns for Repairs

SATURDAY, Oct. 5 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Health and Human Services Department announced late Friday that the healthcare.gov site -- a key to the launch of the new health care insurance exchanges -- would be unavailable during "off-peak" hours this weekend for repairs.