Melissa Malamut

Melissa Malamut

Health editor, Boston magazine

Melissa started as the associate digital/health editor at Boston in September 2012. 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

The Ultimate Guide to Yoga in Boston


The BCAE Has Canceled Its Fitness Classes

At least for January and February, but the change is most likely permanent.

Some Pizza Hut Pizzas Will Be Gluten-Free

Gather 'round the good stuff.

14 Healthy Breakfast Recipes

To start your day off right.

Is This the Coolest Group Fitness Class, Ever?

Yes. Yes, it is.

The Wipeout Run Is Coming to Boston

It's just like the TV show, big balls and all.

Liquid Nutrition: 39 Healthy Blender Recipes

Smoothies, shakes, and juices for an active lifestyle.

Uzo Aduba Is Running the Marathon

She's the star of 'Orange Is the New Black,' a Medfield native, and soon, a finisher.

Real Life 'Frozen'-Style Ice Castle Parks Take Over New England

Let it go---up to New Hampshire.

Eating Whole Grains Linked to Longer Lifespan

Maybe carbs aren't the enemy after all.