Melissa Malamut

Melissa Malamut

Health editor, Boston magazine

Melissa started her magazine career at Boston 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

The City Is Offering Free Counseling Resources

Online, over the phone, or in-person support is available.

MIT Study: Coughs and Sneezes Stay Airborne Longer and Float Farther

All together now: Ew!

Free Acupuncture Clinic for Women

Sorry, fellas.

How To Improve Your Pregnancy Odds

A fertility doc shares nine expert tips.

More Mass. Towns Raise Cigarette Buying Age

Could a statewide increase be next?

The Handle Bar Is Opening A Second Location

The new Fenway spot opens April 12.

Gabe Kapler Is the New Gwyneth Paltrow


$10 Yoga Classes in the South End?

Burn Fitness is celebrating its soft opening with this killer deal.

Chat Live with the Boston Marathon Race Director

It's better than a Reddit AMA.

Free Post-Marathon Clinic For Runners

Even X-rays and lab tests (if needed) will be gratis.