Frances Largeman-Roth, RD, has been the Senior Food & Nutrition Editor at Health magazine for six years. She is a nationally recognized health expert and has helped thousands of women across America lose weight and feel incredible with her healthy recipes and smart diet advice. Frances was previously part of the editorial team at the Discovery Health Channel, and also held the post of managing editor at She has had the opportunity to work with top chefs and food personalities, putting a healthier spin on recipes from Jamie Oliver, Mark Bittman, Bobby Flay, Rick Bayless, and Cat Cora, among others.

Frances earned her undergraduate degree from Cornell University and completed her dietetic internship at Columbia University in New York. She’s a frequent guest on national radio and TV shows, including the Today Show, Good Morning America, The CBS Early Show, and CNN. Frances has also used her food background to judge two Food Network Challenges.

Frances is also the author of Feed the Belly: The Pregnant Mom’s Healthy Eating Guide (Sourcebooks, Inc.). She lives in Brooklyn, NY, with her husband Jon and daughter Willa. You can keep up with Frances at