10% of US kids don’t get enough to eat, and it could get worse. Here’s why, experts say

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About one in 10 children lived in a household where they didn’t get enough to eat from 2019 to 2020, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics.