Every breath you take, I’ll be diagnosing you

Applied Nanodetectors Ltd. is developing a phone that can analyze breath for various diseases, which may eventually include asthma, diabetes, food poisoning, and lung cancer (what, not halitosis?!), and email results to a personal physician. This could be great for people with disabilities in remote areas who would have difficulty traveling to a medical center, as well as for people who may experience medical emergencies that make talking difficult.

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