Excelife wrote in message <6tqg8i$3c9$1 at ash.prod.itd.earthlink.net>...
>>First I've seen numerous posts, (but not from Tom), that state that CR is
>of the very few methods of extending any organisms (sic) life span. This
>patently not the case. The appropriate way to phrase this phenomena (sic)
>"Caloric restriction has been demonstrated to retard aging processes and
>extend *maximal* life span in some species."
>>While CR mice do live longer than mice whose diet is not restricted they
>no longer than than other mice on CR.
> Their life span has not
>by CR only their life expectancy has been increased.