In 2017 Joey Julius, the placekicker for the Penn State Nittany Lions football team publicly talked about his struggle with binge eating. His willingness to seek treatment and talk openly about his struggles set a healthy example for athletes with mental health issues. Riley Nickols, PhD, CEDS is one of the experts interviewed about binge eating among athletes in this article by Adam Kramer of Bleacher Report.
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