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adverse

opposing the interests of the patient.

adverse drug reaction (ADR)
an undesirable and unintentional effect caused by a drug administered at the normal therapeutic dose.
adverse food reaction
an abnormal response to ingested food components. It may be immunologic or non-immunologic. See also food.
adverse syndrome
lesions of the rostral thalamus causing head turning, circling or deviation of the eyes toward the side of the lesion.
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However, he overcame adversity and by December Phil will have walked the equivalent of 310 marathons in 330 days.
BRIT is a visionary charity focused on using inspiration to help young people facing adversity regain their self-belief to make aspiring choices.
It is my aspiration to find financial support from philanthropists and high net worth individuals who together will build a pounds 15million national centre of inspirational excellence for young people facing adversity who will meet inspirational figures to provide that spark.
I would be grateful for readers to identify inspiring individuals from your own community and those young people facing adversity who could continue to help us steer and shape our mission and to support BRIT.
Social changes of this sort are more likely to affect those who have to face more adversity.
But Boro bravely battled against adversity, and after an eleventh hour takeover Mowbray played a major part in leading his childhood team to successive promotions.
But we know from previous incidents that the area is very capable of bouncing back in the face of considerable adversity.
Justina's wonderfully charming story is expertly enhanced with the matching illustrations of Mitch Vane who is able to expressively capture Becca's exuberance and light heartedness during her seeming adversity.
The team proved that it was as worthy as ever, that its offense could move the ball and score points, and that it wouldn't crumble in the face of adversity.
Strengthening Family Resilience especially focuses upon the quality of being able to withstand and rebound from a crisis or persistent challenges, the key difference between families shattered by tragedy and trauma while other families survive and even grow stronger in the wake of adversity.
Yet in spite of adversity, young Kenneth Kahn develops his people skills, befriends black and Hispanic ghetto residents, uses the library as his safe haven and draws upon the advice of teachers and coaches to excel, eventually becoming a successful Los Angeles criminal defense attorney.
A wearside man who lost his arm in a motorbike accident has overcome adversity to find employment as a qualified HGV driver and crane operator.