Posts Tagged ‘Jeffrey Johnson’

Coping With Cancer

September 1st, 2011 No Comments

Serving Burlington and Mercer Counties, NJVisiting Angels NJ provides home care not only for seniors, but also those people–of any age–suffering from cancer. We help cancer patients and their families with the everyday tasks of life–just when they need it most!

Please visit to read “Coping With Cancer” by Visiting Angels’ co-founder, Jeffrey Johnson.

The relationship between optimism and strokes

August 10th, 2011 No Comments

Jeffrey Johnson, co-founder of Visiting Angels corporate, has written about the correlation between being optimistic and strokes. Can thinking positively really help people improve their overall health? In elder care NJ, we have seen the benefits a positive home care aide has on the disposition of our clients. Read his article at


Can getting old be simply a state of mind?

June 22nd, 2011 1 Comment

How do you see yourself as you age? Studies show that your level of happiness may be directly related to how you perceive yourself. Your bad attitude can be making you unhappy…or your good attitude may be making you happy–regardless of your physical condition. Jeffrey Johnson, co-founder of Visiting Angels, has written an elder care article about your state of mind as you age. Read it by clicking on



Understanding Mental Illness in Older Adults

June 15th, 2011 No Comments

Mental illness in the elder care NJ population is often under-diagnosed and not treated correctly. Jeffrey Johnson, co-founder of Visiting Angels, explores this topic in his article. Click here to read more:


Choosing the Right Doctor for Your Elder

May 26th, 2011 No Comments

Visiting Angels co-founder Jeffrey Johnson recently wrote an article about choosing the right physician for your elder. As families of those who need elder care NJ, we are naturally concerned about choosing wisely. Although your mother or father may be used to going to the same general practitioner for years, sometimes a specialist is necessary. Click to read more about this important topic.


Fraud in the Health Care System

May 11th, 2011 1 Comment

Jeffrey Johnson, co-founder of Visiting Angels, takes a look into the nation’s Medicare system and fraudulent actions. Click to read the article and for tips on how to avoid fraud.



Substance abuse in elders

May 3rd, 2011 No Comments

Jeffrey Johnson, co-founder of Visiting Angels, explores substance abuse in the elder population. Treatments, causes, and what to look for when performing elder care NJ duties and responsibilities. Read part I by clicking and part II by clicking




Medical Errors in Treating Elders

April 19th, 2011 No Comments

As family caregivers of aging parents or relatives, we know how many tests and procedures your loved one can receive in even just one doctor visit. It’s important for us to be advocates for our parents, as medical errors can occur when treating elder care patients. Jeffrey Johnson, co-founder of Visiting Angels, wrote about this topic. Click here to read

Compiling Your Personal Medical History

March 30th, 2011 No Comments

There are several viable reasons for compiling your medical records and having them on hand–for both yourself as well as your elder loved ones. Visiting Angels’ co-founder Jeffrey Johnson writes about the challenges–and necessity–of compiling your personal medical history. In the article, he provides tips and links on gathering these important records. Read it here:

The importance of eating better as we age

March 16th, 2011 No Comments

All month long we’re bringing National Nutrition Month to the foreground. Jeffrey Johnson, co-founder of Visiting Angels, has written a timely article about the importance of eating right as we age. Go to to read how our metabolism starts to slow, how our digestive system, appetite, and emotional health starts to change. He also offers dietary guidelines and tips to get the most out of the food we eat.