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

Body By Blo Opening in the Seaport

This is the beauty bar's first (of many) locations in the U.S.

Emerge Spa and Salon on Newbury Street Is Closing

...and 'merging' with G2O Spa + Salon across the street.

Spring Awakening

Solutions for winter's damage.

Would You Pay $99 A Month for a Fitness Subscription?

You get 10 classes a month, but, there's a catch.

Must John Henry Own Everything?!

He owns the Sox. He owns the Globe. And now he owns Twitter, too.

There's Something Called the 'Death Race'

The Vermont event is like 'extreme racing' on steroids.

First Responders Bring Birthday Wishes to Sick Rhode Island Boy

The caravan of vehicles was estimated to be 15-miles-long.

The November Project Expands to 15 Cities

Everything, including exercise, is better when free.

Free Health Fair Thursday

Mobile healthcare vans from area hospitals will provide free screenings.

Study: Restless Leg Syndrome May Indicate Other Problems

This included lung disease and immune system ailments.