Love Island star revealed: "I’m going to tell you a story, that I never intended to share, but I believe is important in raising awareness.
A few years ago, I was queuing in the cafe to get my lunch when two women came up to me. “Alright Dr Alex” was quickly followed by the other squeezing my tummy and saying, “You’ve put on a lot of weight since Love Island!!” "They walked off laughing. " Alex added: "This was in front of a queue of people as well as others sat around the canteen.
I was mortified and ashamed. I felt so disgusted with myself that I left the queue and not only didn’t eat for the rest of the shift, but nothing for the rest of the day or the next.
This was followed by binge eating for several days. It really hurt. I felt ashamed to go to work in scrubs. Interestingly, no one would have known the affect it had on me.Read more on msn.com