Need to Know | The Silent Epidemic of Malnutrition | PBS

Doctors Without Borders and photo-journalists from the agency VII traveled all around the world to document the silent epidemic of malnutrition — not a lack of food, but a lack of the right kind of food. Need to Know on PBS discusses with Susan Shepherd of Doctors Without Borders how U.S. food aid, consisting mainly of a corn soy blend, does not give developing children in impoverished countries the nutrition they really need.

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