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New Technology Uses Breath To Detect Deadly Diseases

Something as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.


File photo of an obese patient being weighed on a scale. According to a new study, breath may indicate obesity as well as a recorded number of pounds. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: Obesity Can Be Detected On Person’s Breath

Researchers have discovered that obesity – while already visually and scientifically evident – can also be detected on a person’s breath.