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Balance Your Buttocks (#107) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Balancing on buttocks helps to stretch the hamstrings. Tiger Pose tones the buttocks. Sitting in an Imaginary Chair strengthens thigh muscles fast!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, Jun 27, 2017 -- 6:00am
  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 1, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
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Stretch Those Strings (#108) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana demonstrates an asana to strengthen the arms and stretch the whole body. Then a variety of poses work the abs and stretch the hamstrings.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Neti(Sinus and Nasal Cleaning) (#109) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana explains how cleansing the sinuses with warm water and salt can result in fewer colds and sinus infections.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Soothe Your Nerves (#110) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana demonstrates poses that soothe the nerves and stretch and twist the spine.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jun 30, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Dive In! (#111) Duration: 27:55 STEREO TVG

Diving Pose strengthens the back and thighs and gets the heart pumping. Wrapping the body into a little ball offers a good spinal stretch, while Tree Pose improves balance.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Energy Charge Breathing (#112) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

This simple but powerful exercise concentrates energy at the navel chakra, increasing strength and vitality. Wai Lana also demonstrates ways to strengthen and loosen joints, improve balance, and twist and bend backwards.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 4, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

The King of Asanas (#113) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Headstand is best learned step by step, with the aid of a wall. Boat strengthens abs, Locust strengthens the spine, and Easy Wheel works on arms, thighs and buttocks.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 5, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Rock & Roll (#114) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Rock and roll, then twist about to wake up the spine and keep the internal organs happy. Then relax with a meditation that deepens the breath and calms the mind.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 6, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

The Crunch Alternative (#115) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana demonstrates two ab strengtheners for a firm, flat tummy. Two versions of Plough offer maximum stretch in the spine and hamstrings. A good leg stretch twist, too!

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jul 7, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

The Lion (#116) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Roaring like a lion strengthens the vocal cords and massages the thyroid and facial muscles. It's good for skin care, too!

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 10, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Striking Cobra and Headstand (#117) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

This dynamic version of Cobra strengthens arms and tones the back. Wai Lana also does some upside down poses, including Headstand.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 11, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Jul 15, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Snap, Crackle & Pop (#118) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

No need to worry if tendons pop and crack during poses that exercise the joints from toes to fingertips. It's a good sign!

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 12, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Plough In and Breathe! (#119) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana starts off with an invigorating stretch and breathing exercise. She then introduces an easy way to do the Plough.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Ben, Twist and Balance (#120) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

This series includes forward and back bends, spinal twists and balancing poses. You'll balance on one leg, and on your buttocks!

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jul 14, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Expand The Chest and Breathe (#121) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana shows how a cloth helps open tight shoulders, preparing for an asana that strengthens your lungs and allows full breathing. Good ab and arm strengtheners here, too!

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 17, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Bend You Backbone (#122) Duration: 27:31 STEREO TVG

Lots of bending poses forward and back, up and down will make your spine strong and flexible. You'll also tone your buttocks and thighs.~

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 18, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
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Bend, Twist and Release Tension (#123) Duration: 27:34 STEREO TVG

A single pose stretches hamstrings, stimulates the spine and opens the shoulders. A simple exercise, which can be done anywhere, relieves built-up tension in the neck and shoulders.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 19, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Yoga Basics (#124) Duration: 27:31 STEREO

Wai Lana demonstrates Mountain Pose, the starting point for all standing asanas. Another yoga basic, Cat Stretch, shows the pelvic movement that's fundamental to many yoga poses and is recommended for many back problems.

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 20, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

The Queen of Asanas (#125) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana demonstrates a safe and easy way to practice the Shoulder Stand using a chair.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jul 21, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Let's Tone Up! (#126) Duration: 27:31 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana demonstrates exercises that tone buttocks and thighs, and strengthen arms and abs. She also explains all the benefits of the Shoulder Stand.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 24, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Crane Poses (#701) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Balance first on one leg, then on your hands in two poses that resemble this graceful white bird.

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  • KQED Life: Tue, Jul 25, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 30, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Lower Back Special (Part 1) (#702) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana shows you how to relieve lower back tension with gentle stretches for tight muscles. A chair makes ab strengthening easy in an essential back-care exercise.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Jul 26, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Lower Back Special (Part 2) (#703) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Wai Lana focuses on strengthening the back muscles to prevent and relieve lower back pain. She'll show you how a strap can make sitting cross-legged easy

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  • KQED Life: Thu, Jul 27, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Un-Knot Your Neck (#704) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Get rid of kinks and stubborn knots in your neck with exercises that release tension and prevent headaches. The flexibility you gain will prepare you for a few upside down poses.

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  • KQED Life: Fri, Jul 28, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me

Lean On It! (Part 1) (#705) Duration: 27:35 STEREO TVG

Make friends with your wall, letting it support you in a variety of yoga poses. A wall makes it fun and easy to balance, twist, and stretch.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 31, 2017 -- 6:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • 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 […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

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.