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How healthy is your breath?

The first baseline analysis of healthy human breath brings closer the possibility of routine diagnosis of disease from exhaled air. Over 70 volatile organic compounds (VOCs) have been identified by (Read the full article)

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TED 2013: Uchek app tests urine for medical issues

A smartphone app that uses a phone’s camera to analyse urine and check for a range of medical conditions has been shown off at the TED (Technology, Education and Design) (Read the full article)

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Study finds rapid flu tests fairly accurate, but done soon after symptoms appear

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved 11 rapid influenza diagnostic tests (RIDTs) that are currently used in doctors’ offices and emergency rooms to confirm influenza (“the flu”), but (Read the full article)