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Immunotherapy In Cancer Treatment (#1404) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Despite his initial prognosis of six to eight months to live, Ronald Eckert, MD, is thriving after undergoing a new immunotherapy treatment for stage 4 melanoma. Four years after the treatment, he feels he is cured and shares his story. Medical experts discuss the groundbreaking immunotherapy research and treatments being discovered each day in the area of cancers-treatments that will change the way we look at cancer.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 23, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 25, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 25, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me

Crohn's Disease (#1405) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Since the age 12, Gabi Thomas has been fighting the physical and mental ramifications of having Crohn's Disease. She explains her challenges over the last 15 years, which culminated in several hospital stays and being on the brink of death. While experts discuss current treatments for Crohn's, Gabi shares her journey of healing; explaining why she has never felt better.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 30, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Nov 30, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (#1406) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Showing signs of depression and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder from a young age, Kyra Mills finally found the help she needed when she was an adult. An often misunderstood disorder, Kyra and the medical experts openly discuss diagnosis and treatment options, while helping to destigmatize the disorder.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Hospital Delirium (#1407) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

While caring for her mother, Donna Smith learned for the first time about Hospital Delirium. The family worked closely with her medical team to get her out of bed, sharing old stories and eventually getting her placed in a rehab center. Hospital Delirium is a grossly misunderstood issue in ICUs in our country, but Donna and the medical experts delve into the topic in a way that will help countless people who are unaware of the issue. Although the story has a sad ending, the information shared will help others face these challenges.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 8:30am Remind me

Transgender Health (#1408) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

While other media outlets sensationalize and politicize issues surrounding transgender youth, Second Opinion looks at the issue from a truly medical perspective. Along with medical experts who specialize in working with families, Jennifer and Josselynn Surridge tell their story of what it is like to come to terms with being a transgender person and being a mother of a transgender child-a story that will help every American understand the issue in a way that is rarely explored in the popular press.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me

Atrial Fibrillation (#1409) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Unsure of the cause of his racing heart and extreme fatigue, Joel Dittman was finally diagnosed with the very common disorder, Atrial Fibrillation. As he shares his story, medical experts discuss the treatments that are available to help people with this condition lead full and active lives.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 3:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 10:30am Remind me
  • KQED World: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 3:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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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 […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
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KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.