Now people are wondering if Durham’s weight loss might have contributed to his death. IE spoke to Dr. Roshini Raj.

She said: “Diabetic shock means that blood sugars are really elevated and really out of control causing the organs to fail and this can happen to people with Type 1 diabetes. Losing 180 pounds in one year is extremely rapid weight loss and while you do want people who are very over weight to lose weight it can be unhealthy if it’s happening too quickly.”