Melissa Malamut

Melissa Malamut

Health editor, Boston magazine

Melissa started as the 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

There's a New Barre in the 'Burbs

Create a six pack instead of drinking one.

Chef Ana Sortun Created Make-At-Home Kits

Infuse exotic spices into your home-cooked meal.

Stroller Fitness Is Coming to Bunker Hill

The colonists would be proud.

Massachusetts Set To Restrict Indoor Tanning for Teens


Mayor Walsh, the November Project Wants You...

...To finally join the group for a workout.

Scientists Find New DNA Markers That Influence Risk for Pancreatic Cancer

The discovery may lead to better screening methods.

Sweat and Soul Yoga Gets a Makeover

The studio added a brand new yoga room.

There's a Free Walking Group in Brookline

Join Tara Mardigan of 'The Plate Coach' every Wednesday evening.

The Patriots Will Wear Data Tracking Sensors

The devices are embedded into their shoulder pads.

Barre & Soul Opens Its Third Location

The studio is crossing the border into southern New Hampshire.