This Device Can Diagnose 17 Diseases Just By Smelling Your Breath

Originally posted 2016-12-31 12:28:06.

Imagine finding out what’s making you feel sick just by breathing. That idea is the goal of a new technology that researchers are saying can detect 17 different diseases just by “smelling” a patient’s breath. The Na-Nose device has been compared to a breathalyzer, and according to a study published in the journal ACS Nano, it…