All posts by Behrouz Zand,M.D.

I am an oncologist, a surgeon, a husband, and a father. My blog is mostly my opinion on today's healthcare system. I hope people who read my blog get a fresh perspective of the healthcare system and get new ideas on how we can improve healthcare.

A Second Chance

The obesity epidemic is raising the rate of obesity linked cancers in the U.S.

Why Doctor, Nurse, and Hospital Groups Don’t Support the GOP’s ACA Repeal

Doctor, nurse, and hospital groups are unified because opposing the proposed repeal and replace bill comprises what is right for many Americans and the health of this country.

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Two Texas counties. In one, you’ll live almost a decade longer

Inequalities of life expectancy between counties are getting larger and worse. Between U.S. counties, average life expectancy can differ by more than 20 years.

Why music can be good medicine

Listening to music can reduce stress and anxiety for both the surgeon and the patient.