Melissa Matthews

Science Writer

Melissa is a science writer covering health for Newsweek and has contributed to Inc., Dr. Oz The Good LifeMen's Fitness, Marie Claire and others. She earned a master's degree in longform magazine writing from New York University and B.A.s in journalism and sociology from Arizona State University. A health-conscious junk food enthusiast, Melissa enjoys hiking, cake and attempting the latest fitness trend (to compensate for said sweet tooth).