New Breath Test Could Detect Mesothelioma Earlier Than Other Diagnostic Methods Ghent, Belgium - Belgian medical scientists have discovered a groundbreaking new way to potentially detect malignant pleural mesothelioma early simply by analyzing a patient’s breath. Researchers at Gent University in Ghent, Belgium, published a paper ... 09/29/2016 - 12:56 pm | View Link
‘Driving while baked’: New marijuana breath test device to detect levels of THC The legalization of marijuana in several states in recent years has fueled concern over drugged driving — and not just among law enforcement officials who want to prevent it. Pot users are also concerned that without a way to measure if a person is high ... 12/2/2015 - 2:29 am | View Link
Breath test to detect cancer? Previous research has shown the test can detect stomach cancer after it has developed, but now there's hope it can also detect the disease before it has formed. Researchers in Utah have identified two proteins associated with triple negative breast cancer ... 04/14/2015 - 7:03 am | View Link
Breath test may detect lung cancer LOUISVILLE — Lung cancer can be a silent killer, often showing no symptoms until it's too late. But University of Louisville scientists have discovered a simple test that may someday help diagnose the deadly disease earlier — by analyzing exhaled breath. 02/9/2014 - 5:07 am | View Link
Breath Test May Detect Signs of Lung Cancer: Study TUESDAY, Jan. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A simple breath test might reveal if a person has early-stage lung cancer, according to a new study. Researchers tested the exhaled breath of people with suspicious lung lesions that were detected on CT scans. 01/27/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
H. Pylori Test Using Diagnostic Breath Test | Cleveland Clinic Find out about h. pylori tests from the Cleveland Clinic. Learn about using breath tests to diagnose h. pylori, how the test is administered and more. 11/29/2016 - 12:42 pm | View Website
Researchers developing breath test for possible diagnosis ... A breath test designed to detect established lung cancer in humans showed promising results in a study conducted by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology ... 11/24/2016 - 1:17 pm | View Website
Hydrogen Breath Test: Results, Preparation, Testing The hydrogen breath test is a test that uses the measurement of hydrogen in the breath to diagnose several conditions that cause gastrointestinal symptoms. 09/1/2016 - 7:53 pm | View Website
Breath Test for GI Cancer Detection? | Medpage Today Breath Test for GI Cancer Detection? Test may also detect precancerous lesions through exhaled breath. 04/15/2015 - 2:28 pm | View Website
Breath test may detect lung cancer Breath test may detect lung cancer. LOUISVILLE — Lung cancer can be a silent killer, often showing no symptoms until it's too late. But University of ... 02/9/2014 - 1:01 pm | View Website
In the mid-twentieth century, General Tso’s chicken was invented. Over ensuing decades, a series of serendipitous events made it among the most popular Chinese dishes in the United States.
Peng Chang-kuei, the inventor, died on Nov. 30 in Taipei, Taiwan. The chef, who had two children from a marriage in mainland China and five from a second marriage in Taiwan, was 97-years-old by Western reckoning.
He was born in September, 1919 in Hunan Province.
Last week’s historic phone call between U. S. President-elect Donald Trump and the President of Taiwan broke almost four decades of diplomatic protocol, prompting measured rebukes from the Chinese leadership, which claims sovereignty over the self-governing island-state.
The ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) was careful not to send bilateral relations into an unrecoverable tailspin before Trump had even entered the Oval Office.
The Barstow Knights have made three straight appearances in the Missouri Class 3 state championship, a streak propelled by their self-proclaimed “The Big Three.” After two-thirds of the moniker graduated …
By Steve Gust For The OklahomanToastmasters International, the nonprofit educational organization, is bucking a trend and is not suffering the recruitment challenges faced by some civic organizations.
It seems that knowing how to effectively communicate in front of a group of people never seems to go out of style.
Doug Weeks, of Altus, is a district director of Toastmasters and estimates the state has between 1,700 and 1,800 members, including 45 clubs in the metro area.
"Toastmasters is great for those who are into self-improvement," he said.
A member of the international board of directors, David McCallister, of Arlington, Texas, was in the metro area recently to give recognition to two groups that have embraced the goals of improving communication, public speaking and leadership.
One presentation was made at Oklahoma City's AAA auto club.
BY THOMAS MAUPIN For The OklahomanNORMAN — It wasn't the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Florida, but eighth-graders at Irving Middle School had their own rocket fun last week.
The students on Thursday were taking part in rocket launching on a field just south of the school's main building, at 125 Vicksburg Ave.