Erstwhile reality star Rob Kardashian has been keeping a pretty low profile lately, at least until this week when he was hospitalized in L.A. and it was discovered he has type 2 diabetes, according to  TMZ. Sources say he was surprised by the diagnosis, and though he has been stabilized he is reportedly still in the hospital. 

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Kardashian reportedly complained to family over the weekend that he wasn't feeling well, and after the condition worsened over the next few days it was decided he should seek medical attention. Tests were performed at the hospital, confirming the diagnosis. "Sources close to the Kardashians say this was a wake up call and Rob wants to start 2016 healthy," the website reports.

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The beleaguered 28-year-old brother of Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian has shunned the spotlight over the last two years as he has done battle with his weight, keeping public appearances to a minimum, an anomaly in his attention-hungry family. He was last spotted in public in June of last year at an In-and-Out burger location in 

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