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Melissa Malamut

Melissa Malamut, Senior Editor, Health, at Boston Magazine

As the Senior Editor, Health, Melissa assigns and edits lifestyle, health, fitness, beauty, and wellness content for bostonmagazine.com and the monthly print magazine. Melissa is a Massachusetts native, but spent half her life in South Florida and a few years living in NYC to boot. She loves all things Boston, NYC, 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 (but doesn't).

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Here Are the Cheapest Places to Work Out in Boston

The price tag may be small, but the health benefits are not.


Q&A: Deepak Chopra and Rudolph Tanzi

The BFFs are back with a new book.

Amazing New England Hikes


55 Amazing New England Hikes

From Milton to Maine, your next great outdoor adventure awaits.


Hike Within City Limits

These local hills have major altitude.


Hike Here…Then Eat Here

Three favorite hike-nosh pairings from Hidden Boston.


Geocaching the Blue Hills

We hit the trails in search of geocache gold.


Three Couples Who Met Hiking

Talk about trail mixing.


Q&A: Rachel Platten

The Newton-native talks Boston, yoga, and Taylor Swift.


This Plumber from New Hampshire Has 16K Instagram Followers

He posts selfies and positive messages.


Milk + Honey Out at Whole Foods, Spa@Ink Taking Over

The spa opened in January.


The Hills’ Lo Bosworth Is Attending Tufts

But from Los Angeles, of course.


This Is How Boston’s Illuminati Spent the Weekend



Tempo Cycling Is a New Kind of Spin Studio

It’s 100 percent mobile.


Meet the Siri of Boston: Kathleen Burke

Burke is the voice of Runkeeper.