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

A Newbury Street Spa Is Offering the Vampire Facelift

Blood over Botox.

First Look: The Official 2015 Boston Marathon Collection By Adidas

Sorry #SolarZest, there's a new hue in town.

Did Northeastern University Researchers Just Discover the Antibiotics Holy Grail?

Their discovery is being lauded all over the world.

The New South End Whole Foods Will Feature a Spa and Juice Bar

Can. Not. Wait.

The Girl Scouts Are Going Gluten-Free

With three new cookie varieties.

U.S. News & World Report Releases 'Best Diets' List for 2015

Sorry, cavemen, Paleo was ranked last once again.

What's the Most Popular Running Route in Boston?

All of them.

Looking for a Brain Boost?

Hop on the treadmill.

The Ultimate Guide to Barre

Everything you ever wanted to know about this low-impact method.

I Got 99 Resolutions But Weight Loss Ain't One

The Twittersphere has spoken.