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

Run To Home Base Registration Is Now Open

The sixth annual event is July 25.

Boston Medical Center Opens Pediatric Pain Clinic

To help children manage chronic pain.

Watch Maroon 5's Adam Levine Win Over the TD Garden Crowd


Rebecca Pacheco's New Book 'Do Your Om Thing' Is in Stores Now

It merges ancient yoga tradition with modern day philosophy.

Bianca Wilfork Is the New Spokesperson for CareWell Urgent Care

She says she has used the service for years.

Study: Infants and Toddlers in Boston Are Coffee Drinkers

Let's hope its decaf.

Pilates with Purpose Is Back

Proceeds benefit the American Stroke Association.

Meet Your Local Farmers at the Farm Share Fair

It's almost CSA season!

Shriners Hospitals for Children Is Featured on 'General Hospital'

The Boston location has been worked into the storyline.

The New 'It' Male Model Is the Grandson of a Former Celtics Player

He's really, really, ridiculously good looking.