I had never heard of this woman before today; now she’s all over the news. Something makes me think that she planned this herself to get more attention…

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She led a crusade to remove orange dyes from Kraft Dinner, then warned consumers about the “yoga mat” chemical found in Subway sandwich bread, but this week a high-profile food blogger came under scrutiny for her health claims.

Vani Hari, also known as Food Babe, is facing harsh criticism from a former chemistry professor turned blogger nicknamed Science Babe. And in true blogger fashion, the pair has taken to the Internet for what’s turned into a nasty war of words.

Here’s how it all started and what the two sides are alleging.

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Earlier this week, Science Babe blogger Yvette d’Entremont, a former chemist, wrote a vitriolic piece for Gawker with a cheeky, attention-grabbing headline (The “Food Babe” blogger is full of S***).

In the post, which has now gone viral, d’Entremont claimed that Hari is doing more harm…

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