Athletes and Body Image: A Discussion on Eating Disorders
It's estimated that 30 million people in the U.S. have an eating disorder and a portion of these people are athletes.
Erin Mandras of Kick the Scale.com is one such athlete who developed an eating disorder. She discussed her personal journey of overcoming that disorder, as well as provided advice on how to recognize problems in others.
Have questions for these coaches? Send them in:
- Kick the Scale.com
- Athletes & Eating Disorders: Knowing the signs and keeping kids safe (ABC 2 Baltimore)
- Mind, Body and Sport: Eating disorders (NCAA.org)
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