If you're here to learn about primary hyperparathyroidism, caused by a hyperparathyroid adenoma, I understand the fear. The name alone is overwhelming! I went through all the emotions when I was diagnosed with primary hyperparathyroid disease. My "routine physical" last year, turned out to be anything but! I'd been eating healthy (healthier, anyway) and exercising regularly. So, when my doctor told me I had high blood pressure, out of control cholesterol and osteoporosis, I was really ... Read More about Diagnosed with hyperparathyroidism: Now what?