Ever find yourself caught up in a vivid memory of an event that, you later realize with confusion, didn’t really happen the way you thought? According to new research by psychologists at the University of Warwick in the U.K., you are far from alone.

The study demonstrated that about half of individuals will come to believe a fictional event occurred if they are told about that event and then repeatedly imagine it happening.

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Time For Truth: (CBS News) – Study: Half of people "remember" events that never happened

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Sally Brampton, founding editor of Elle magazine in the UK, killed herself after health professionals “missed opportunities” to offer her help, an inquest has heard.

Ms Brampton, 60, who wrote a Daily Mail advice column, drowned after walking into the sea near her home on 10 May.

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Time For Truth: (BBC News) – Sally Brampton: Journalist killed herself after 'missed opportunities'

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It was a striking image. A photo of an 89-year-old man hunched over, struggling to push his cart with frozen treats. Fidencio Sanchez works long hours every day selling the treats because he couldn’t afford to retire. The photo and his story went viral and thousands of people donated more than $384,000 for his retirement.

His story is a window into a dark reality: Many low-wage workers say they can’t afford to retire.

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Time For Truth: (Associated Press) – For Some Low-Income Workers, Retirement Is Only A Dream

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You must lose weight, a doctor told Sarah Bramblette, advising a 1,200-calorie-a-day diet. But Ms. Bramblette had a basic question: How much do I weigh?

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Time For Truth: (The New York Times) – Why Do Obese Patients Get Worse Care? Many Doctors Don’t See Past the Fat

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Lisa Day was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was 14.

It meant her body didn’t produce insulin so to stay alive she had to inject it daily as well as take extra care with the food she ate.

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Time For Truth: (BBC News) – The diary of a girl with the little known eating disorder 'diabulimia'

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