4 Diabetes-Friendly Desserts

african american woman eating in front of open refridgerator(BlackDoctor.org) — A diabetes diagnosis doesn’t mean you have to eliminate sweets from your diet. But it does mean making simple substitutions when baking. Try these 4 decadent desserts that modify your favorite recipes into treats that fit your diet.

Black Forest Trifle

Who says you can’t have chocolate when you’re watching your sugar intake? Made with sugar-free chocolate-cake mix and instant pudding, this moist trifle will have your resident chocoholic licking her lips. Cool Whip trims the fat off traditional recipes and cherries add a boost of vitamin C and antioxidants, which are thought to reduce bad cholesterol.