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Functional and Fun Exercises for the Feet (#1504) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This workout begins with a fun segment dedicated to keeping your feet happy and healthy.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 16, 2017 -- 7:30am

Yardsticks and Bands (#1505) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Opening this program is a unique warm-up routine using a yardstick. Later in the show, Mary Ann focuses on upper and lower body strengthening using bands.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 17, 2017 -- 7:30am

Shoulder and Back Strength (#1506) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann guides viewers through a lively workout sharing exercises that help strengthen the shoulders and back.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 18, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Postural Alignment and Shoulder Stability (#1507) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This program features exercises that help increase postural awareness and stabilize the shoulders.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Circulation (#1508) Duration: 26:24 STEREO TVG

This upbeat episode focuses on movements designed to get the blood flowing through the body.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 22, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Core Strengthening (#1509) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann shares exercises that help build core strength which plays an important role in balance and back strength.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 23, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Hip Mobility (#1510) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Maintaining flexibility in the hips is an important strategy to ensure healthy aging. Mary Ann spends time during this workout focusing on this area of functional fitness.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 24, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Music and Novelty (#1601H) Duration: 26:44 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann's love of combining novelty music and exercise is obvious by the way she matches her movements to this engaging staccato melody. Gretchen introduces a seated brain.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Aug 25, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Imagining Resistance (#1602H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann demonstrates three different ways to push up from a chair and uses imaginary resistance to strengthen muscles. Gretchen combines a standing balance routine with vestibular work.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 2, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

A Treat for Your Feet (#1603H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

In this episode Mary Ann is paying special attention for feet, shoulders and hip range of motion using a towel and band.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Aug 29, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 3, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Somatosensory and Lymphatic Systems (#1604H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann uses a large ball to stimulate the sensory and lymphatic systems, accompanied by jazzy, New Orleans style music. Gretchen's new cross and open pattern for a brain.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 30, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Neglected Areas of Body (#1605H) Duration: 26:50 STEREO TVG

This episode begins slow and easy with great music to accompany exercises for posture using a towel and band, a large ball for balance, in addition to exercises for hips, carpal tunnel and the pelvic floor.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 31, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Diabetes and Peripheral Neuropathy (#1606H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

A large and small ball is used as a way to facilitate exercises to improve conditions such as diabetes and peripheral neuropathy.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 1, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Full Body Workout (#1607H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann uses a towel to assist with neck alignment and a band for strengthening shoulders and upper back. There is a focus on core and a special tip to help balance.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 9, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Brain and Balance (#1608H) Duration: 26:40 STEREO TVG

This episode includes unusual exercises for brain stimulation and help with balance.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 5, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 10, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Upbeat and Fun (#1609H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This energetic full body workout has a lot stomping and good hip movement for anyone confined to a wheelchair or chair.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 6, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Be Happy (#1610H) Duration: 27:06 STEREO TVG

Mary Ann will lift your spirits, posture, and leave you with a smile, happy feet and nimble fingers. The workout includes a brain workout with Gretchen and uses a small bell.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 7, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 8, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 16, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 12, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 17, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 14, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 15, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 23, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 24, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 20, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 21, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Kinesthetic Awareness (#1301) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This Sit and Be Fit episode focuses on the importance of kinesthetic awareness and weight shifting as they relate to balance.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 22, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Static Balance (#1302) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Weights are incorporated into the standing exercises to challenge static balance.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 30, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Pelvic & Ribcage Mobility (#1303) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Pelvic and ribcage mobility exercises take center stage in this fun full-body workout.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Sep 26, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

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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  • KQED Life: Thu, Sep 28, 2017 -- 7:30am Remind me

Release Tension Through Exercise (#1306) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

This fast-paced workout ends with a peaceful relaxation, leading viewers from a state of invigoration to a place of complete tranquility.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 29, 2017 -- 7:30am 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.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

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.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
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.