Many Americans face malnutrition. The numbers recently released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) are shocking. According to them, 45 million Americans cannot afford to buy sufficient food. That is nearly 15 percent of the national population and 10 million more people than two years before. The situation for children is even more dramatic: one in four must depend on government assistance for nourishment.
Article from December 5, 2009.