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Strengthening Muscles & Joints (#1307) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This program is devoted to strengthening muscles to stabilize our joints and preserve muscle mass.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Oct 2, 2014 -- 7:30am

A Healthy Back (#1308) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann focuses on the importance of maintaining a healthy back with exercises that involve back flexibility, strengthening and stretching.

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Strong Back Strong Core (#1304) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann combines a variety of exercises to emphasize the importance of strong core muscles and their role in maintaining back health.

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Neuromuscular Coordination (#1305) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this episode, Mary Ann uses heel tapping, patting, clapping and changing of rhythm patterns which contribute to improving neuromuscular coordination.

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Better Balance (#1309) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Good balance begins with proper spinal alignment, strong core muscles and bringing awareness to our center of gravity while weight shifting.

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Improve Your Mood (#1310) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this episode Mary Ann uses tactile stimulation to increase circulation and elicit a relaxed state of body and mind.

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Lighthearted Exercises (#1311) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann introduces a variety of new exercises for fingers, gait and back strengthening in this fun, light-hearted episode.

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Back and Abdominal Strengthening (#1312) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This episode focuses on stretching and strengthening the abdominal and back muscles to protect the spine and help avoid injury.

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Exercising with Accessories (#1313) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann introduces a variety of unique exercises incorporating a large ball during the warm up and a small ball for finger flexibility and strengthening.

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Somatosensory Work (#1314) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

We rely on our somatosensory system for good balance and everyday functioning. Mary Ann helps viewers turn their awareness inward to work this system.

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Releasing Muscle Tightness (#1315) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann uses a small ball, a towel and large ball to release some of the restrictions that build up in the connective tissue that runs throughout the body.

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Myofacial Relief & Gait (#1316) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann uses the large ball in this workout to loosen up the fascia around the scapula. Later in the program she focuses on exercises to improve gait.

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Keep The Fun In Functional Fitness (#1317) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this episode Mary Ann focuses on the fun side of exercise through the use of novelty music and imaginative choreography.

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Variety, The Spice of Life (#1318) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann combines a variety of exercises that improve function including a new exercise that uses the fingers and breath to control abdominal muscles.

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Finger Dexterity (#1319) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This episode combines fun music of the Charleston and Cha-cha to demonstrate finger exercises using a pencil, sit to stand exercises and vestibular work.

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Happy Feet, Healthy Body (#1320) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann stresses the importance of foot health. Using a small ball she shares foot exercises and massage techniques to improve circulation, range of motion and strength in the foot.

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All Systems Go! (#1401) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This program incorporates exercises for the brain and several body systems including vestibular and lymphatic.

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Fit from Head to Toe (#1402) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This episode incorporates a variety of exercises ranging from vestibular system to feet and gait.

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Sensory Awareness and Breathing (#1403) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann uses fun music to demonstrate breathing techniques and sensory awareness

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Fun with the Large Ball (#1404) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The large ball is used in many ways from postural alignment to helping with balance in this episode.

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Footwork and Core (#1405) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

We take our feet and core muscles for granted. In this episode Mary Ann uses a variety of new exercises to focus on the importance of your feet.

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Controlled Breathing (#1406) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann experiments with several ways to control breathing to efficiently distribute oxygen throughout the body.

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Vestibular and Core (#1407) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann combines a nice mix of vestibular and core work while Gretchen reinforces the importance of gait training exercises.

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Posture (#1408) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann breaks down techniques to improve our posture and special guest Jeff Brooks gives us a balance exercise for the day.

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Breathing (#1409) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann offers several techniques to develop healthy breathing habits.

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Back Health (#1410) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann introduces new exercises to gently loosen the thoracic spine with subtle shoulder and back movements.

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Functional Fitness (#1411) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This episode includes exercises that promote healthy living and being able to perform daily activities with ease and without injury. Registered dietitian, Janell Buchkoski, challenges viewers with a weight management tip of the day.

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Good Alignment (#1412) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

By doing exercises with eyes closed, Mary Ann builds an awareness of how good spinal alignment feels. Mary Ann gives a tip of the day.

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New Challenges (#1413) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann introduces a new abdominal exercise called the Ski Jump, and Gretchen gives you a new balance challenge.

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Coordination and Reaction Time (#1414) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This episode focuses on being aware of your body's movements and how it contributes to coordination and reaction time

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Lymphatic System (#1415) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann uses soothing music and slow gentle movements to stimulate the lymphatic system.

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Mobility and Balance (#1416) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This episode highlights a variety of exercises to improve balance and concludes with stroking.

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Your Feet, Your Foundation (#1417) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

It's important to let your feet feel the floor. Exercising barefoot, Mary Ann emphasizes somatosensory awareness in the feet throughout the workout.

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Flabby Arms (#1418) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This workout focuses on exercises to tone the arm muscles. Mary Ann introduces a new way to strengthen arms using your own body as resistance.

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The Power of Small Movements (#1419) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This episode demonstrates what can be achieved with small gentle movements.

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Flexibility and Range of Motion (#1420) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

All the exercises in this program highlight range of motion throughout the shoulders and back.

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Safe Driving Skills (#1101) Duration: 27:27 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann combines a number of exercises to sharpen driving skills by working the brain, eyes and hand/eye coordination.

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Brain Fitness (#1102) Duration: 27:24 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann uses a variety of exercises to stimulate the brain including body tapping, visual tactile stimulation, and reaction time drills.

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Perceptual Motor Timing (#1103) Duration: 27:41 STEREO TVG

Learn how to use rhythm to keep different processing areas of the brain sharp by practicing special exercise combinations.

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Strengthen Brain Processing Areas (#1104) Duration: 27:08 STEREO TVG

Integrating exercises from Neuronet exercise specialist, Sandra Dearman, Mary Ann shares exercises that strengthen pathways between different processing areas of the brain.

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Perceptual Motor Fitness (#1105) Duration: 27:01 STEREO TVG

This workout combines a variety of exercises that will encourage perceptual motor fitness for the purpose of strengthening communication between body and brain.

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Balance for Body and Brain (#1106) Duration: 27:13 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann incorporates body patting and other exercises that help strengthen balance and stimulate the body and mind.

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Coordination Exercises for Safe Driving (#1107) Duration: 27:16 STEREO TVG

This upbeat program combines exercises for driving, coordination, balance and brain function set to a variety of lively music.

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Improve Reaction Time for Safe Driving (#1108) Duration: 27:04 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann practices seated reaction time and peripheral vision exercises using a lemon! A variety of finger exercises are also demonstrated.

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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET (DT25) Over the Air: Wed 8/27

      We are aware of the break-up issues for our DT25 Over the Air signal in the Monterey/Salinas area. This will also affect viewers of any cable or satellite signal provider using that transmitter as their source. Engineers are working on the problem.

    • Week of 8/25: Sutro Tower work (including KQED 9 Over the Air)

      (Affects several San Francisco TV & Radio stations, including KQED 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) During the week of August 25, Monday through Friday, between 9am and 4pm, several TV and radio stations will be switching to their Auxiliary antennas. This is being done so that the tower crew can perform routine maintenance on the regular […]

    • KQET Off Air Sun 8/03 morning

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET DT25 was off the air for a portion of Sunday morning, due to the transmitter taking a power hit. The signal has been restored. Most receivers should have re-acquired our signal once it returned, but a few Over the Air viewers may need to do a rescan in order to restore […]

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

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