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

Joey McIntrye Is Running the Marathon Again

And he'd like some chocolate milk at the finish line, please.

Living Proof Launches Skin Care Product For Under Eye Bags

It's not magic; it's MIT science. (So, it's sort of like magic).

Study: Not All Cardio Is Created Equal

The heart’s response to endurance exercise training varies by sport.

Practice With the Pros

Get your Om on at Gillette Stadium.

The City and BMC Are Prescribing Hubway Bikes

No seriously. And it's awesome.

The Biggest Loser Is Casting Near Boston Again

Here are the deets.

Study: Childhood TB Estimated Numbers are Too Low

Numbers are nearly twice what preciously thought.

Study: Docs Can't Agree on Gene Testing

Some oncologists want to offer cancer gene testing, but others don't.

Longwood Medical Group Is Offering Free Dental Care

Mark your calendars for April 5.

Mind Over Matter

Five ways to train your brain.