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Simone Biles, Paving the Way for Mental Health Awareness

Simone Biles at the Olympics

On July 28th, 2021, Simone Biles withdrew from the Tokyo Olympics women’s individual all-around competition in gymnastics to focus on her mental wellbeing, an action that did great deals to destigmatize mental health care, especially in sports. The Stress and Pressure Biles faced lots of pressure and stress going into the Olympic games. Owning the title of best gymnast in the world, and having the expectations of millions would put major stress and pressure on anyone. The stress and pressure combined, […]

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