The flu shot conspiracy theory just got more sinister

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What thrust Cunningham’s story into the influenza spotlight was a Jan. 18 post from controversial site YourNewsWire.com, which claimed to have spoken with a “CDC doctor” who said the flu shot was responsible for the spike in flu deaths. Anti-vaccination groups have used this story as proof that the flu shot is causing the epidemic — and that anyone who talks about it is in danger.

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