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

Flu Numbers Are Rising in Boston

Don't call it a comeback; it's been here all season.

Yoga Reaches Out Is Back in April

At the Gillette Stadium Field House.

President of Brigham and Women's Hospital Was in Talks with the NFL

She was offered—and turned down—the role as 'chief medical officer.'

Now You Can Eat Like Beyoncé


The Bar Method Is Opening A New Location Downtown

It's scheduled to open in June.

Kate Spade Saturday and Jack Spade to Close All Stores

Including the Pru and Newbury Street locations.

The North End Is Getting an Indoor Cycling Studio

It will open on Commercial Street.

Youth Football Linked to Brain Problems

According to a new study.

Health Insurers Are Using Drug Coverage to Discriminate

According to a new study.

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