iOS app Android app

Lloyd Sederer

Welcome To HuffPost's Stress-Less Challenge!

Posted 04.15.2013 | Healthy Living

Welcome to Day 1 of HuffPost Healthy Living's 14-Day Stress-Less Challenge! In honor of National Stress Awareness Month, our goal is to use the next t...

Changing The Landscape of Childhood Learning

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 07.09.2011 | Education
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Over 1,000 schools are using MindUP and showing improvements in test scores and grades as well as reductions in disruptive classroom behaviors.

Community and Faith: Rebuilding Brownsville, Brooklyn

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Faith is a precious thing. Faith is a conviction that a person, concept or activity can be trusted to do what it says it will do. Trust is the cornerstone of the Brownsville rec center.

What's Your Attitude Towards Mental Illness?

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

A CDC study documents that the mentally ill are apt to believe that treatment works -- but cannot bear the stigma associated with undergoing it.

A New Treatment for Narcotic Addiction

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Burprenorphine is a prescribed medication that became available, with harsh limits on how it could be prescribed, in 2002. Yet it's the first truly novel treatment for narcotic addiction.

Deadly Consequences: Why We Need to Integrate Health and Mental Health

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

It's easier to prevent weight gain and nicotine dependence than it is to treat these conditions once they've taken root. Nutrition and smoking prevention need to be integrated in to medical and mental health care.

Is Your Doctor Using A Checklist?

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

You would think that doctors would welcome anything that would help to ensure that they get it right -- including something as simple as a checklist. Sorry, yes is not the answer.

The Good News About The 'Bad' News About Antidepressants

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

I hope those whose lives are affected by depression will read the forthcoming challenges to Fournier's findings, since the conclusions arrived at by him are debatable.