People of Latin American descent are at higher risk of developing diabetes.

This community includes those who are from countries located in South and Central America and may predominantly speak Spanish or Portuguese.

To help health professionals to work with this population, a Latin American working group has developed the resources below. They include thumbnail images with approximate portion sizes of some common foods as well as other useful teaching aids.

Just the Basics presentation downloads

List of Latin American food stores in major Canadian cities

Thumbnail images of food

To download individual images of Latin American foods that you can print, click on images below:

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