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What does CR stand for?

CR stands for Caloric Restriction

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In a clinical trial of caloric restriction, moderately overweight people who cut calories by 25 percent lost about one-tenth of their body weight in six months and improved several markers for longevity.
We have been able to show that caloric restriction can slow the aging process in a primate species," said Richard Weindruch, a professor of medicine at the University of Wisconsin and an author of the research.