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Herd immunity 'is a dangerous suggestion,' health director says

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It’s discouraging for all of us to see the current trends with increasing cases in the world, our country, state and county. Despite valid efforts by many to socially distance and wear masks along with public health efforts for testing, case investigations and contact tracing, cases are continuing to climb because we’re simply dropping our guard.   Read Story »

Tags: Steve Smith | COVID-19 facemasks | Covid-19 vaccination

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'This is not the time to let up’ on Covid precautions

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Steve Smith, the director of Henderson County Department of Public Health, thanks the vast majority of people who are wearing masks and staying six feet apart in public while warning that maintaining these safety measures is imperative as winter sets in.   Read Story »

Tags: Henderson County Department of Public Health | coronavirus | Steve Smith | COVID-19 facemasks

Henderson County News

These people are protecting us from coronavirus

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Steve Smith, the director of the Henderson County Public Health Department, was in a coffeeshop on Tuesday when he met a fellow coffee drinker with a science background, retired from the pharmaceutical industry.   Read Story »

Tags: Henderson County Public Health Director Steve Smith | flu | public health | coronavirus | infectious disease | Steve Smith