Healthy Brains/was Re: Life Expectancy

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Mon, 14 Jun 1999 06:26:11 -0700

From: Timothy Bates <> Date: Monday, June 14, 1999 12:03 AM

>Of course long life is all those things that you don't care to raise, like
>IQ, etc. As a for instance, several researchers believe that IQ simply
>reflects brain "health" - that IQ 140 means nothing wrong, and less than
>that is the sum of all things that have not gone wrong.

Which researchers believe this? And, much more importantly, why?


Daniel Ust