— But 'active' video games might help youngsters stay slim, researchers say.
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— Regimen that boosted carbohydrate intake seemed to work best, researchers say, but more study needed.
— Another goal: give consumers a better understanding of realistic serving sizes.
— CDC study finds very young children seem to be slimming down, but more older women are obese.
— Fitness, nutrition, proper sleep and TV restrictions appeared to make a difference in study of city kids.
— However, study also found similar effect with cost of fast food.
— Early studies hint that certain hormones might be tied to inflammation, increased odds for multiple sclerosis.
— But the research doesn't prove cause-and-effect.
— Whether findings might apply to humans remains to be seen.
— Even when the pace was relaxed, long-term study found benefits.