There are so many ways that our favorite TV Shows can keep us informed of things that we need or want to know. There is a whole lot that is going on in the world around us that we all think/feel that we need to know about. Are you thinking about trying to find out what all has gone on in your local area while you were asleep or working? Are you looking for the latest information about medical matters? There are so many different things that need to be looked at and taken into account.
Whether it is the latest news going on in your local/immediate area or around the world, it is TV Shows that many of us turn to. Many more will go right to their computer or iPhone/Smart Phone for that information. As far as staying updated and in touch goes, there are mobile applications for computers and Smart Phones. Let's say that you want to find out what the latest information is on the upcoming Space Shuttle launch or landing is. On cable, the best resource for this is the NASA Channel. I am not sure that you would call their broadcasts TV Shows though. You probably could if you really wanted to.
There are many TV Shows that seek to keep the general public well-informed about matters medical. This is a good thing in this day and age of rapidly spreading, and sometimes highly contagious diseases. There are plenty of shows on various cable and satellite channels that cater specifically to this need. If you seriously want nothing but cooking shows, then PBS or The Food Network will work. As has already been discussed there are plenty of around-the-clock news channels keeping us all informed of everything that happens, locally and nationally.