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The Belly Fat Cure

Use the Carb Swap System to smash belly fat!

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The Belly Fat Cure is a new book written by Jorge Cruise that promises to help you lose four to nine pounds every week with his Carb Swap System.

The Carb Swap System involves eliminating excess sugar and processed carbohydrates. With this plan, you eat a recommended 15 grams of sugar and 6 servings of carbs each day. Being able to lose four to nine pounds each week is definitely an inspirational goal for many that are trying to lose weight. Although you can lose this amount of weight, Cruise states that only two to three pounds will be from 100% belly fat. The rest of the weight comes from false belly fat, which is trapped waste matter.

The Belly Fat Cure talks in depth about the true reason that you are overweight. According to Cruise it’s because of the hidden sweeteners in food that deliver belly-fattening sugar and carb values to your diet.

The Belly Fat Cure also offers an eating guide that gives you smart and affordable food choices. There are more than 1,500 food options that are broken into categories specifically for carboholics, meat lovers, chicken and seafood fans, chocoholics, fast-food junkies and vegans. With the Belly Fat Cure, you don’t have any specific timing or scheduling around when you eat.

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  • Includes several recipes
  • Foods for those that love meat, carbs, chocolate or seafood
  • Also includes foods for vegans
  • Will result in weight loss if followed correctly
  • Easy plan to follow
  • Encourages a nutritious way of eating
  • Author has written several other books on weight loss
  • There's a companion iPhone and iPad app called The Belly Fat Cure Sugar & Carb Counter
  • Exercise not encouraged for losing weight
  • Focus on insulin instead of calories may be hard for some to grasp
  • Healthy rate of weight loss should be one to two pounds per week

Through the Belly Fat Cure program, the focus is the patented Carb Swap System for losing weight. The Carb Swap System focuses on 15 grams of sugar per day and 6 servings of carbs. The Carb Swap System also helps eliminate those hidden sugars from your diet that are contributing to weight gain and difficulty losing weight. There are thorough lists of foods that you can eat while on the program, along with several recipes.

Here are some of the recipes that are included:

  • Breakfast: Zesty Quiche Lorraine
  • Lunch: Simple Swiss & Mushroom Burger
  • Dinner: Crispy Fish & Chips
  • Snack: Sweet Strawberry Smoothie

Jorge Cruise does not encourage exercise for the purpose of losing weight, but for reducing stress, toning and staying strong. Exercise is not required to lose weight following the Belly Fat Cure program.

A couple of workouts that are recommended by Jorge Cruise include his program called 8 Minutes in the Morning and his advanced program called The 12-Second Sequence. Both of these exercise routines are available through books with the same titles.

Some of the exercises recommended in The Belly Fat Cure book are designed specifically to whittle down your midsection. Some of the recommendations given include:

  • Walking: get in a 20-minute power walk as often as possible
  • 8 Minute Ab Sculptor program: Toe reach, reverse crunch and other exercises

The Belly Fat Cure by well-known fitness guru, Jorge Cruise, is a book that will give you the results you’re looking for and help you lose weight at a consistent rate. The program does seem to be mainly for those looking to reduce belly fat rather than their overall weight. If belly fat has been a problem for you, this program might serve as a great guide to help with that.

There are several delicious recipes included no matter what type of eater you are. The book does include both an eating and exercise plan, although the exercise portion is completely optional. Getting rid of belly fat can be a great step towards improving your overall health.

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How to Maintain Once I Met My Optimal Weight I have followed the diet and have lost 13 pounds. At this point I do not want to lose anymore weight. I am 5'2" and 121 lbs. How do I maintain without losing anymore weight?

posted Aug 13th, 2015 8:27 pm

Mary Koenig


I have started Feb 21/2015 I'm down 6.5 pounds I did the carb swap diet I had an issue in the 2nd week of being constipted gained that week but added more fiber with vegs the next week lots the weight & extra .
I have tried all diets & was with weight watchers for 2 years & couldn't loose that was in the last 3 years ,also under a dietitian care for 6 months in 2014 at my Dr office I have been the same weight give & take by 1 pound for the last 7 years stayed the same .This diet is working its every thing I was told never to do but my weight is moving & eating what I love crazy but it works .Thank you to my sister for sharing your book with me she is a family Dr she said try it see what happens . I'm sure every one that knows me probably thinks I've cheated eat more then I needed .

posted Mar 21st, 2015 6:54 pm


I cannot find instructions about how to utilze the 'shake' for riddance of false belly fat. How often should one take this drink?

posted Feb 6th, 2015 6:04 pm


I have found if I follow the Belly Fat Cure Ultimate Carb Swap for two days consecutive a week and follow his Belly Fat Cure regular routine of counting 15 grams sugar and 6 servings Carb for four days a week, I have lost weight. I allow myself one cheat day, where I can have one or two splurges, yet still watch what I eat for the most part and I have lost weight! My husband has dropped 5 lbs in a week so far, I lost 4 lbs,but gained two back when I went all out on a splurge day, so I will not be doing that again. The bottom line is, if you follow it to a "T" you will most definitely loose weight! :-)

posted Jan 13th, 2015 9:17 pm



If you follow this plan and cut the sugar and refined carbs you absolutely will see results on the scales and in your clothing.... my co workers commented within a week on how noticeable the reduction in my waist and stomach areas were. I have the book and plan to get back on it for the upcoming summer season! I know it works!

posted Apr 22nd, 2014 12:54 pm



Belly Fat Cure Fast track is working well. Interesting, I love wine at night; since following his diet I have had no sugar cravings... no wine. Weight is coming off nicely.

posted Apr 20th, 2013 8:52 pm



How to count the carbs/sugars correctly. I am using the Belly Fat Cure diet. When a product states it contains a Total of 15 grams of carbs, 12 grams of fiber and 3 grams of sugar, how does this figure in the 15/6 daily count? Do you count 12 carbs and 3 sugars? I'm confused....

posted Jun 23rd, 2012 5:21 pm



I started this diet March of 2010, at 270 lbs and a 45.5 inch waist. With no exersice, by August of 2010, I weighed 213, and I had a 36 inch waist. I have keep the weight off for going on two years now. I currently work out an hour a day 4 times a week and weigh 206 with a 34 inch waist. This diet works, it just takes disipline.

posted May 15th, 2012 6:55 pm


It a great jump start and more motivating to see results! Though I'm sugar addict, this has actually made me think it was an insulin issue. I needed the sugar to bring my insulin back up. By no means I am trained, skilled, etc. on this topic, I just know it is working for me where other avenues have failed, they still allowed sugar consumption and didn't even address it. Thanks Jorge for sharing your knowledge!!

posted Mar 20th, 2012 4:15 pm



I love the diet I have lost 10lbs in 3 weeks and really enjoy the food, I try to stick to fresh veg and protein and the recipes are very good

posted Feb 12th, 2012 3:30 pm


I love this plan! I have lost 4 lbs in one week, and I feel fantastic! I am not hungry and my jeans are starting to feel loose again. The first day was the hardest for me; I had a headache throughtout the day, maybe a sugar withdrawal symptom?. Well, I feel great now and I plan to stick with this new diet combined with regular exercise.

posted Aug 22nd, 2011 12:37 pm



Any "diet" plan that attempts serious weight loss without equallyu serious exercise is doomed to failure. You must look at exercise as a blessing and not a curse.
Sure cutting back on sugar and bad carbs is great but not if you lose muscle in the process. Take my advice and exercise at least one hour daily combine this with an eating life style change and you have a great chance of success and also of feeling and looking better. Walk, run, bike, swim, taichi, yoga, weight lifting the exercise choices are endless!

posted Aug 5th, 2011 2:04 am


how do you calulate the sugar grams to within 15 i dont get that the foods i eat are able 13 in one meal

posted Jun 25th, 2011 7:48 pm


I just started this diet one week ago today. It is awsome, I did not fell hungry at all. I even cheated a little and still lost eight pounds and seven inches. Yeah me!!!! Sticking to this diet is easy. I even drank real beer. Good luck to everyone.

posted Jun 6th, 2011 1:32 pm



I just started the diet with just going through the website and the youtube videos 2 weeks ago, I have lost 10lbs. This diet definitely works, I just ordered the book to get more details on the things I can eat. I was struggling with losing weight and couldn't understand why I was gaining weight by eating healthy, like my banana in my protein shake and low fat yogurt, well there you have it, I was consuming too much sugar. All I can say is that I love this diet and lifestyle change. I now understand why I was gaining weight, all the sugar and bad carbs. Try it it WORKS!!!

posted Apr 22nd, 2011 4:45 pm



What about zucchini or jicama. Why are they not on the plan?

posted Apr 6th, 2011 2:40 am


I have been on this diet for a week, and have not lost anything but a week. But then again, I did Atkins and didn't lose either. I have a thyroid problem but it is supposedly treated with synthetic thyroid hormones (although it is still hard for me to lose). I tried this diet to lower triglycerides, but I also want to lose weight. This isn't helping and its hard. I wrote everything down, stayed 15/6. Didn't work for me.

posted Apr 2nd, 2011 10:23 pm



I started the plan this past Friday 3/4 and so far have lost 5 pounds!!! Can't wait to weigh myself in the morning. I feel good! Stick to the plan, keep track of your sugar and carbs and the plan will work.

posted Mar 7th, 2011 10:50 pm


For those who feel discouraged, Don't give up. I started on January 1, 2011. I did not lose weight my first week either. I spent $1,000 and was extremly discouraged. My support group kept me focused on the long term goal to healthy eating and I looked toward Jesus for the strength. There were weeks, i lost NOTHING, and then weeks I saw 2 pounds. I have never lost what he promises in his book. The great thing is that I have lost 20 lbs in 2 months. That is fantastic. I feel better, I am moving better, and this is an extremly healthy way to eat. So keep it up, even if you lose slower than the promise, you are sure to lose.

posted Feb 28th, 2011 12:44 pm

Rachael Smith

This diet really worked for me and I plan to keep up with this diet.

posted Feb 18th, 2011 8:28 pm


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