Allie Shah

Allie Shah

Reporter | Features
Phone: 612-673-4488
Allie Shah writes about healthy living and wellness issues.

Recent content from Allie Shah

Pakistan: A Star Tribune reporter's journey

Allie Shah: Though my visit was professional, the experience was also deeply personal. I longed to reconnect with the land my parents left in the late 1960s to pursue the American dream.

Updated: April 27, 2013, - 07:01 PM

'Mother Teresa of Somalia' inspires Minnesota community

A doctor some call the “Mother Teresa of Somalia” is inspiring Minnesota Somalis to help their homeland.

Updated: April 27, 2013, - 07:04 AM

HCMC offers moms a safety net for when it isn't just 'baby blues'

Hennepin County Medical Center’s Mother-Baby Program, which opens Monday, will help moms with postpartum depression focuses on building bonds and community.

Updated: April 15, 2013, - 08:59 AM

Data on diet, exercise and more help push for optimum health

Jared Sieling of Maple Grove is part of a rapidly growing “quantified self” movement — the practice of collecting data on everything from diet to blood sugar to sleep patterns and mood levels to optimize the body’s inner workings for optimum health.

Updated: April 14, 2013, - 06:12 AM

Young undocumented dreamers find doors opening in Minnesota

Aided by political winds blowing in their favor, hundreds of young undocumented immigrants in Minnesota embrace newfound freedoms.

Updated: March 31, 2013, - 09:46 PM

Culture beat: U hosts dueling exhibits on Tibet

A photo exhibit of life in Tibet on display at the University of Minnesota this week has outraged local Tibetans...

Updated: March 26, 2013, - 07:00 PM

Liberians' special immigration status extended

President Obama announced Friday that Liberian immigrants living here legally under a special temporary immigration status may continue to live and work here for another 18 months.

Updated: March 15, 2013, - 08:47 PM

Minnesota Senate panel OKs in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants

No one spoke against the measure at the hearing before a Senate eduation committee. The bill passed unanimously.

Updated: March 15, 2013, - 12:06 AM

Program to reunite refugees, relatives returns with tighter rules

Minnesota is seeing a surge of interest in the federal program, which is back on again after fraud forced its...

Updated: March 13, 2013, - 10:19 PM

Immigrant beat: Somali culture museum in the works

To support the project, Osman Ali is holding a benefit Friday and Saturday at Lincoln International High School, 2123 Clinton Av. S.

Updated: March 12, 2013, - 07:55 PM

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