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Rob Kardashian Rushed to Hospital, Diagnosed with Diabetes

Rob Kardashian has been taken to the hospital, where he was diagnosed with diabetes, TMZ reports.

1407507863_khloe-kardashian-rob-kardashian-lgThe Keeping up with the Kardashians star felt unwell over the weekend, and was taken to the hospital after his conditioned got worse. Doctors diagnosed Kardashian, 28, with diabetes, a condition he was unaware he had.

Kardashian has faced personal struggles the past two years and began avoiding the public eye after battling depression and gaining over 100 lbs.

“Rob is still struggling and it makes the family sad,” a source close to the family told PEOPLE earlier this month. “He deals with depression, weight issues and low self-esteem, but that’s been going on for a long time.”

“Rob had stomach problems over the weekend and didn’t feel well. He was at the hospital briefly,” another source tells PEOPLE. “He has to take medicine now to control his blood sugar level. He was also told he needs to rethink his whole lifestyle. He needs to see a dietician and change the way he eats. If he doesn’t change his lifestyle, he was told that it could have serious consequences.”

In an interview in October for her PEOPLE cover story, Rob’s sister Khloé opened up about her relationship with her brother, who has been living with her.

“He’s such a great guy. That’s also what’s so infuriating,” Khloé said. “He’s charming, charismatic, everything. But I’m like, where is your will to live? Where is your will to live life? Let’s be around people!”

kris-jenner-600x800Kris Jenner has left her St. Barts vacation after her son Rob Kardashian’s hospitalization, a source tells PEOPLE.

Jenner, 60, jetted off for a getaway on the Caribbean island with boyfriend Cory Gamble after spending Christmas with her family in Calabasas, California.

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