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Instead, it’s more consistent with the idea that repeated cold exposure might actually impair your toes’ ability to handle the cold.
HOW YOUR BODY DOES (AND DOESN'T) ADAPT TO COLDALEX HUTCHINSONFEBRUARY 10, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
A smart pill detects an athlete’s body temperature and transmits it to an external device, so coaches can look for spikes that might impair performance.
AS BIOMETRICS BOOM, WHO OWNS ATHLETES’ DATA? IT DEPENDS ON THE SPORT.NICK BUSCAFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Another study from 2017 had athletes eat a low-carb diet for three weeks and found that it impaired performance by reducing exercise efficiency.
7 WELLNESS STRATEGIES TO BUILD RESILIENCEBRAD STULBERGJANUARY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Alterations to hotels, public buildings and transport hubs prepared Tokyo not only for physically impaired Paralympic athletes and fans, but also for the creaking limbs of its own population, the world’s oldest.
CAN TOKYO SAFELY HOST THE OLYMPIC GAMES THIS SUMMER?CHARLIE CAMPBELLJANUARY 12, 2021TIME
Stress actually impairs the body’s ability to repair itself.
OUTWITTING THE GRIM REAPER - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGKEVIN BERGERDECEMBER 23, 2020NAUTILUS
The ability to confidently compare, say, the eighth-place team in the Big Ten and the second-place team in the Southern Conference is going to be impaired compared with a normal year.
A PRESEASON MARCH MADNESS BRACKET FOR A MOST UNUSUAL COLLEGE BASKETBALL SEASONPATRICK STEVENSNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Brooklyn district attorney’s office has stood by Cruz’s conviction, and has argued in court filings that Simpson was not impaired during her handling of the case.
NEW YORK COURT OFFICIALS TO REVIEW CASES HANDLED BY JUDGE WITH ALZHEIMER’SBY JOE SEXTONOCTOBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
Whether a dearth of sitcoms and dramas will impair the networks’ viewership remains to be seen.
AS AT&T CONSIDERS DOWNSIZING ITS MEDIA BUSINESS, WHITHER WARNERMEDIA?TIM PETERSONSEPTEMBER 2, 2020DIGIDAY
They can never be taken from the capital, for this would impair it and, if continued, result in the insolvency of the corporation.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Such history never loses its interest, nor does the lapse of ages, in the least degree, impair its credibility.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPAIR

  • aggravated
  • corroded
  • damaged
  • declined
  • degenerated
  • depressed
  • descended
  • deteriorated
  • disintegrated
  • exacerbated
  • fell off
  • got worse
  • impaired
  • lowered
  • retrograded
  • retrogressed
  • rotted
  • sank
  • went downhill
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