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deteriorate

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to become lower in quality, character, or condition

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Among participants who ate one or less weekly servings of cured or processed meat, 14 percent saw their asthma worsen.
Asymptomatic EAH is a contraindication for the administration of intravenous normal saline, which can worsen the degree of hyponatremia and fluid overload in some cases.
Dancers should see their doctors if their injury worsens or if they want to take the medications beyond that time.
In addition, using stimulant medications to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or ADHD-like symptoms in a child with bipolar disorder may worsen manic symptoms.
Planners pointed out that the development was on the River Avon flood plain and would reduce the amount of water the flood plain could hold and worsen flooding in other places.
Personal therapy operates on the theory that stress-related emotions worsen symptoms of schizophrenia, such as delusions, hallucinations, social withdrawal, and apathy (SN: 10/25/97, p.
Severe depression, low self-esteem and pervasive anxiety over possible future failures are understandably frequent and not surprisingly, such "low moods" may secondarily worsen the degree of sleepiness, sometimes despite treatment that otherwise would have been successful.
Majority (59%) believe economy will worsen; yet only 15% feel their company will worsen
Duterte said foreign intervention continued to worsen the Middle East situation, citing Syria's case as another example.
A HOMES crisis is set to worsen with planning approvals falling to a two-year low.
Predictions for the future say that conditions in 86 estuaries are expected to worsen by 2020 if coastal population growth and development are not managed properly.
Repeated drug "holidays" lasting several months at a time do not prevent -- and may indeed worsen -- tardive dyskinesia, Jeste and his colleagues contend in the March Archives of General Psychiatry.
A recent Veterans Affairs study sheds light on patients whose psychiatric symptoms actually worsen during substance abuse treatment, with the aim of providing insight into which patients are at risk.
The international panel of 226 researchers confirmed that record ozone depletions have occurred in recent years and should worsen in the next few years as concentrations of chlorine and bromine pollution peak in the stratosphere.
NSAIDs can worsen renal function and cause increased blood pressure, especially in the diabetic, and this is evidenced as water weight gain.