Melissa Malamut

Melissa Malamut

Health editor

Melissa started as an associate editor at Boston in September 2012, before being promoted to Health Editor in February 2014, where she writes, edits, and assigns all health/fitness/wellness copy for and the print magazine. But this is her second time around the office. She first started her magazine career here as a fact-checker in 2005. She also worked as a reporter/fact-checker at ESPN The Magazine and her writing has appeared in Marie Claire, Miami New Times,, and more. Melissa is a Massachusetts native but spent half her life in South Florida. She loves all things Boston and the Florida Gators, and has an argument about how she can love both the Red Sox and the Marlins that will knock your socks off. Her book, She's Got Game, was published by St. Martin's Press in 2010. Melissa is also certified to teach Pilates.

Melissa Malamut'S latest stories

A Mobile Indoor Cycling Class Is Headed for Your Commute

It's a new kind of party bus.

Rev'd Indoor Cycling Is Offering Sunset Rides


Watch This MIT Alum Do Gymnastics While Pregnant

Do not try this at home.

Fitness Free-for-All

From Zumba on the Esplanade to yoga overlooking Jamaica Pond.

Go, Go Gadget

Three creative ways to spice up your summer routine.

More than 750 People Want Out of the Half Marathon This Weekend

Be careful what you wish for.

The Gardner Museum Is Now Offering Yoga

Isabella would be proud.

Charlie Baker Is Awesome at Twitter

The gov's got game.

Deepak Chopra and Rudy Tanzi Are Teaming Up for a New Book

Tanzi is an Alzheimer's researcher at Mass General.

SoulCycle Is Opening in the Back Bay

A lease has been signed.