Melissa Malamut

Melissa Malamut

Health editor

Melissa started as an associate editor at Boston in September 2012, before being promoted to Health Editor in February 2014, where she writes, edits, and assigns all health/fitness/wellness copy for and the print magazine. 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 Living Proof Style Lab Is Opening February 17

It was designed in part by co-owner Jennifer Aniston.

17 Reasons Why Gisele's Instagram Is Better than Goop

Sorry, Gwyneth.

Beth Israel Deaconess Releases a Heart Health Cookbook

Did we mention it's free?

Med Students Are Merging Art and Healing

They took off their scrubs and grabbed a paint brush.

Toyota Dealerships Are Giving Out $1,000 to Schools

For the before school fitness program, BOKS.

CorePower Yoga Is Offering Free Fundraising Services for Marathon Runners

Just a straight up good deed.

A Local Woman Created Something Called PMS Bites

It's chocolate.

Another Study Proves Supplements Are Crap, and New York Is Fuming

If you buy supplements, you are an idiot.

A Juice Bar Grows in Southie

The Daily Squeeze is finally open.

Betsy Nabel Will Join the NFL After All

But, she's also staying at the Brigham.