Suzanne Bujara

Suzanne Bujara

As a medical writer with more than 20 years of experience, Suzanne has written for Medscape, myCME, praxis.md, and Medical Economics magazine. She is passionate about public health, education, and patient advocacy. Suzanne has a BA and MBA from Rutgers University.

Most Recent Articles by Suzanne Bujara

Illicit Drug Use in Asthma: Heroin, Cocaine, and Marijuana Worsen Symptoms

Illicit Drug Use in Asthma: Heroin, Cocaine, and Marijuana Worsen Symptoms

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Inhaling and smoking heroin and cocaine increase the risk for asthma exacerbations and decreased pulmonary function; marijuana is associated with wheezing, cough, and sputum production.

Unraveling the Relationship Between COPD and Stroke

Unraveling the Relationship Between COPD and Stroke

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Although COPD has been identified as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, researchers are less certain about the relationship between COPD and stroke.

PAH-Associated Connective Tissue Diseases: A Case for Separating SSc, SLE

PAH-Associated Connective Tissue Diseases: A Case for Separating SSc, SLE

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Recent evidence suggests that systemic sclerosis and systemic lupus erythematosus in pulmonary arterial hypertension should be considered separate diseases.

COPD, Asthma, or Asthma COPD Overlap Syndrome: Diagnostic Challenges

COPD, Asthma, or Asthma COPD Overlap Syndrome: Diagnostic Challenges

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Emerging guidelines for diagnosing and treating asthma COPD overlap syndrome will help clinicians better manage patients and prevent serious adverse effects.

Breathing New Life Into COPD and Asthma Therapy With Statins

Breathing New Life Into COPD and Asthma Therapy With Statins

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Statins have anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative effects, which could reduce exacerbations of both asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

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