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Andy Johnson
Andy Johnson

Andy Johnson, health enews contributor, is a public affairs coordinator with Advocate Aurora Health. He’s been with Advocate Aurora since 2000 serving in various internal and external communication roles. He previously worked as a reporter and editor for the Journal Times and Burlington Standard Press. He enjoys kayaking, biking, and camping but most of all, spending time with his family.

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What you need to know about making key health care decisions 
What you need to know about making key health care decisions
Most importantly, it’s a time to have a conversation.
It might be time to have this important conversation 
It might be time to have this important conversation
But when a health crisis arises, it can be even more difficult for your loved ones if you haven’t talked about what you want.   
Be prepared with this important conversation  
Be prepared with this important conversation 
This is an opportunity to consider your wishes and have a meaningful conversation with your loved ones or other trusted people in your life.
Expert: Early detection the key to dementia treatment 
Expert: Early detection the key to dementia treatment
This screening test may help detect cognitive changes.
What older adults can teach us right now 
What older adults can teach us right now
Keeping in touch with friends and family can help.
What you need to know about antibiotics 
What you need to know about antibiotics
You should always talk to a doctor first.
What you should know about this eye problem 
What you should know about this eye problem
Treatments that may eventually cure it are in the works.