It seems like the only option is to replace sugar with artificial sweeteners. This is the worst replacement EVER. In addition to shoving low-fat and chemical-laden "health foods" down our throats, the Diet Dictocrats have touted sugar-free options in the form of diet soft drinks, cookies, and others as a safe and tasty alternative for weight loss and diabetics. This is a bad idea because:
It causes weight gain.
It's linked to numerous health issues.