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 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).


Have We Reached Peak Boutique Fitness Studio?

The proof is on every corner.


Boston College Alum to be First Female Coach in NFL

Jen Welter will coach inside linebackers for the Arizona Cardinals.


Stranger Than Fiction

Six titles from local doctors worth a spot on your reading list.


The Four Coolest Instagrams of the Weekend



A 560-Pound Man Is Biking Across the Country

He started in Falmouth.


Mass General Named Best Hospital in the Nation

Boston rocks.


Dave Grohl’s Doc Can Rock Out

His orthopedic surgeon joined him on stage at Fenway.


This Is What the Sharks Thought of that Surfer Attack


Arts & Entertainment

Maria Menounos to Replace Giuliana Rancic on E! News

The red carpet staple is from Medford.


Elizabeth Warren Proposed to Her Husband 35 Years Ago

She’s been a badass for decades.


Two Rhode Island Hotels Were Named Top 20 in the World

On Travel + Leisure’s annual World’s Best list.


A One in 50 Million Lobster Was Caught Off the Maine Coast

Ain’t nobody dope as me.


Vince and Bianca Wilfork Singing Will Restore Your Faith in Love



Casting Call for Runners Who Want to Make $1,000 a Day

Not a joke.


Baby Buzz

Why are Boston tots drinking so much coffee?