‘Chasing the Cure’ lets patients crowdsource a diagnosis

Oversharing health woes on social media may finally do us some good.

A new show, “Chasing the Cure,” features patients broadcasting their medical mysteries and unsolvable ailments, then “crowdsourcing” medical expertise to find answers — all on live TV. It’s as though the popular aughts TV drama “House” was happening in real life.

The Ann Curry-helmed program, which premieres Thursday at 9 p.m. on TBS and TNT, introduces patients to a panel of physicians to investigate their health issues and potentially find diagnoses.

Read more via the New York Post.