Why Get the Flu Shot?

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The CDC defines the flu as a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and lungs. It can cause mild to severe illness and, at […]

How Do Mammograms Work?


Don’t forget your mammogram! October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Mammograms help physicians detect early signs of cancer. Getting regular mammograms can help you have a healthier life. If you’re […]

Are Colored Contacts Safe?

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Are you thinking about adding a little extra fun to your costume this Halloween? Colored contacts are available in red, white, cat eye, and, really, any color you can think […]

Preparing for Open Enrollment 2022

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There are so many ongoing changes in healthcare that it’s important to consider several things when choosing a health insurance plan. A little preparation goes a long way when looking […]

HIPAA and COVID-19 Vaccinations

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The Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) issued guidance in the form of questions and answers addressing how the HIPAA Privacy Rule applies in regard to COVID-19 vaccinations. The […]

How COVID-19 Impacts Lungs 

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COVID-19 is the illness caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which first appeared in China in November of 2019. It infects the cells that line the airways, specifically the mucous membranes. […]

New Health Insurance Carrier Available in NJ

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We at Cosmo Insurance Agency are excited to welcome Ambetter, a new health insurance carrier, to New Jersey. Ambetter offers plans that fit your budget and give you the coverage […]

Can You Mix and Match COVID-19 Booster Shots?

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Americans vaccinated against COVID-19 will be able to choose which vaccine they would like as a booster after the FDA issued emergency authorizations Wednesday, October 20, 2021, that open the […]