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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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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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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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Strengthen Your Brain (#1109) Duration: 27:11 STEREO TVG

A towel is used to assist with breathing exercises while new balance and eye exercises are introduced to challege the vestibular system.

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Improving Coordination (#1110) Duration: 26:53 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann integrates small and large balls into this workout encouraging viewers to develop their balance and coordination skills.

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Core Strengthening (#1201) Duration: 27:18 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann uses hand weights and a ball to strengthen the abdominal muscles. Gretchen adds some exercises to challenge the brain.

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Healthy Aging (#1202) Duration: 27:43 STEREO TVG

A variety of unique exercises are introduced which are all designed to promote healthy aging.

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Exercise Is Fun (#1203) Duration: 27:07 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann focuses on fun and functional exercises set to some of her favorite music.

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    • KQED DT9s Over the Air: beginning Wed 7/09

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The PSIP Info part of our Over the Air (OTA) signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3 dropped out of our overall signal early Wednesday 7/09. Once PSIP was restored most OTA receivers moved our signal back to the correct channel locations. However, for some viewers, it appears as if they have lost […]

    • KQED FM 88.1 translator off air Tues 6/03

      The Martinez translator for KQED-FM will be off the air all day Tuesday June 3rd. We are rebuilding the 25 year old site with all new antennas and cabling. This should only affect people listening on 88.1MHz in the Martinez/Benicia area.

    • KQET planned overnight outage: early Tues 5/13

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET’s Over The Air (OTA) signal will shut down late May 12/early Tues 5/13 shortly after midnight to allow for extensive electrical maintenance work at the transmitter. Engineers will do their best to complete the work by 6am Tuesday morning. This will affect OTA viewers of the DT25 channels, and signal providers […]

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

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