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Hip Fracture (Episode #608)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 17, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

A hip fracture caused by a fall is a great fear and a reality for our aging population. Getting treatment and proper rehabilitation is key to getting mobility and independence back after a fall.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 19, 2017 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 17, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Leukemia (CLL) (Episode #607)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 10, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) is a type of leukemia that mainly affects people over the age of 50. The use of biologic markers has greatly increased the ability to diagnose, stage, choose treatments and give prognosis of this disease, making it a disease that many people can live with for many years.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 12, 2017 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 12, 2017 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 10, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Healthy Eating (Episode #606)

KQED World: Thu, Aug 3, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

People in the U.S. spend billions of dollars a year trying to lose weight, but still the majority of people are overweight. Weight loss can only be achieved and maintained by lifestyle and food choices, and changing the way we eat based on our own medical history.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 5, 2017 -- 8:30 AM
  • KQED World: Sat, Aug 5, 2017 -- 3:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Aug 3, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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