MICHAEL SCHUMACHER

  • Michael Schumacher's doctor sees progress after injury 2 days ago

    Paris: A French physician who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after the Formula One champion struck his head in a ski accident says he is no longer in a coma and predicted a possible recovery within three years. Jean-Francois Payen, a doctor at the Grenoble hospital that treated Schumacher...
  • Former F1 champion Michael Schumacher heads home from hospital September 9, 2014

    Former Formula One champion Michael Schumacher has left a Swiss hospital and will continue his recovery at home, his manager said on Tuesday. The seventime F1 champion suffered a serious head injury while skiing in France at the end of December. "Considering the severe injuries he suffered, progress has been made in...
  • Suspected thief of Michael Schumacher's medical files found hanging in cell August 6, 2014

    A man suspected of leaking Formula One champion Michael Schumacher's medical files was found hanged in his police cell on Wednesday, Zurich's cantonal prosecutor said in a statement. The man, who was not named, worked as a manager at Swiss helicopter company Rega, which was involved in Schumacher's transfer from Grenoble...
  • Michael Schumacher may return home from hospital next month: reports July 23, 2014

    Zurich: There is some good news for Michael Schumacher fans. The Formula One legend could return home by the end of August, according to a report on Daily Star website on Tuesday. The report said experts at the Switzerland hospital, where he is currently treated, say the German is using...
  • Schumacher's wife believes he's getting better: magazine July 11, 2014

    Berlin: The wife of Michael Schumacher believes the former Formula One champion is getting better after emerging from his coma and being moved to a Swiss hospital last month, she told a German magazine. In her first public comments since Schumacher's horrific ski accident on December 29, 2013, Corinna Schumacher told...
  • Swiss air service requests Schumacher probe July 9, 2014

    Switzerland's Rega air rescue service says it has filed a complaint with Zurich prosecutors to trigger an investigation into Michael Schumacher's stolen medical files. The Zurichbased service says an investigation will provide "comprehensive clarity" in the wake of news media reports focusing on Rega's role in handling the German sports star's...
  • Michael Schumacher is slowly progressing, says wife July 8, 2014

    Corinna, wife of Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher, said that her husband's health is making slow but good progress. In her first public appearance since the skiing accident that left her husband in an induced coma last December, Corinna said that Michael's condition is slowly getting better, reports EFE. Corinna was smiling...
  • Schumacher's medical records stolen, offered for sale; probe underway June 24, 2014

    Geneva: Medical records purported to be those of Michael Schumacher have been offered for sale and officials are investigating the theft, his agent said, one week after the seventimes Formula One champion came out of a coma. The German driver, who suffered severe head injuries in a ski accident in the...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle June 16, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: PMO acts tough, rejects ministers' choices for private secretaries June 16, 2014

    In a rather strong move, the Prime Minister Office has struck down the proposals made by some of his ministers including Home Minister Rajnath Singh for the appointment of their private secretaries. ...
  • Recovery from coma is a reality for many patients June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The diagnosis of coma has become one of the biggest battlegrounds in medical care. While some doctors insist that comatose patients will never recover and should be starved or dehydrated to death, examples of people who have emerged from comas to live full and productive lives can be...
  • Formula One legend Michael Schumacher out of coma June 16, 2014

    Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has fought his way out of coma following a nearfatal skiing accident last December. ...
  • Timeline: Michael Schumacher defeats coma after a sixmonth fight June 16, 2014

    Formula One legend Michael Schumacher came out of coma on Monday after nearly six months and left the French hospital where he had been receiving treatment since his nearfatal skiing accident last December. Here's a timeline of the last six months the seventime F1 champion was in coma: December 29, 2013:...
  • Ferrari mark Michael Schumacher's 1st win with team May 11, 2014

    Spain: Ferrari drivers and staff have gathered to send a message of hope to Michael Schumacher and commemorate his first Formula One victory at the Spanish Grand Prix with the team he led to five world championships. Drivers Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen flanked new team principal Marco Mattiacci among about...
  • Michael Schumacher sued over road accident caused before coma in Spain April 22, 2014

    Madrid: Formula One racing driver Michael Schumacher is being sued for causing a traffic accident in Spain last November. Schumacher, who is in a coma after suffering head injuries whilst skiing on December 29 last year at the French resort of Meribel, is facing charges in connection with a collision with...
  • Michael Schumacher showing 'small signs of progress': spokesperson April 14, 2014

    Michael Schumacher is "showing small signs of progress", his spokeswoman said on Sunday, with the Formula One legend slowly recovering from devastating brain injuries suffered in a ski accident. "There are short moments of consciousness and he is showing small signs of progress," Schumacher's manager Sabine Kehm told German broadcaster ARD. "There...
  • Michael Schumacher showing 'encouraging signs', says manager April 4, 2014

    Michael Schumacher's manager has said that the formula one legend has shown 'encouraging signs', which might tempt the doctors to bring him out of medically-induced coma. Schumacher's manager Sabine Kehm has confirmed the reports in News.com.au about 'noticeable improvement' in the driver's condition. Schumacher suffered severe head injuries in a skiing...
  • Michael Schumacher's wife building a 10-million-pound medical suite for his care March 30, 2014

    London: Ailing seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher's wife is reportedly building a 10-million-pound medical suite at their home by Lake Geneva in Switzerland so that he can undergo treatment at home. Corinna Schumacher is using the family's 500-million-pound fortune to build a suite equipped with high-tech medical facilities at their...
  • Schumacher may never recover due to serious lapses of judgement: ex-F1 doctor March 26, 2014

    Former chief doctor for the sport of Formula One, Dr. Gary Hatstein, believes 'serious lapses of judgement' in the medical care of Michael Schumacher may never let him recover from the brain injuries he suffered after a skiing accident on December 29 last year, which has left the F1 legend...
  • Schumacher loses 25 per cent body weight since accident March 22, 2014

    London: After months remaining in coma, Formula One legend Michael Schumacher is yet to recover and reportedly he has lost 25 per cent of his body weight. Schumacher is almost less than 54 kg as doctors continue with their efforts to revive him from an induced coma. He suffered severe brain...
  • Felipe Massa not losing hope of Michael Schumacher's recovery March 13, 2014

    Felipe Massa remains hopeful his friend and former Ferrari team mate Michael Schumacher can pull out of an induced coma and return to health. The retired seven-times Formula One champion suffered severe head injuries when he slammed into a rock while skiing off-piste in the French Alps resort of Meribel in...
  • 'Small, encouraging signs' in Michael Schumacher's condition: agent March 12, 2014

    There are small signs of encouragement in Michael Schumacher's condition but the former Formula 1 star still faces a long fight to recover after suffering brain damage in a skiing accident, his agent said on Wednesday. "We are and remain confident that Michael will pull through and will wake up," his...
  • Michael Schumacher still 'in the wake-up phase' March 7, 2014

    Paris: Michael Schumacher's spokeswoman says he is "still in the wake-up phase" and that his medical situation is unchanged. More than two months after a ski crash left the Formula One champion hospitalized with severe head injuries, his agent Sabine Kehm said Friday that the process of pulling him from the...
  • Bahrain circuit to honour Schumacher March 2, 2014

    Seven times world champion Michael Schumacher, still in a coma in a French hospital after a skiing accident in late December, is to have the first corner of Bahrain's Formula One circuit named after him. The German won the inaugural Bahrain race in 2004 and also advised on the design of...
  • Full recovery for Michael Schumacher unlikely: neurologists February 28, 2014

    London: Nearly two months after Michael Schumacher suffered serious head injuries in a skiing accident and was placed in a drug-induced coma, some neurologists say the seven-time Formula One champion seems unlikely to make a full recovery. The 45-year-old Schumacher fell while skiing in France and hit the right side of...
  • Doctors have not abandoned waking up process: Schumacher's manager February 26, 2014

    Michael Schumacher's manager has dismissed claims by a German magazine that doctors have stopped the 'waking up process' as he continues to be slowly brought out of the medically-induced coma he has been in for nearly two months. The seven-time Formula One world champion remains in a stable condition in the...
  • Doctors give up hope of reviving F1 legend Schumacher from coma: report February 25, 2014

    Doctors treating Formula One legend Michael Schumacher have reportedly given up on their attempts to bring the five-time world champion out of 'artificial coma'. According to a report in the German magazine Focus, doctors at the University Hospital of Grenoble in France have run out of options after repeated efforts to...
  • Michael Schumacher still waking up from coma: Manager February 13, 2014

    Frankfurt: Seventime Formula One champion Michael Schumacher is still in the process of waking up from an induced coma following a skiing accident more than six weeks ago, his manager said Thursday. The Bild newspaper reported Wednesday without citing any sources that Schumacher had developed pneumonia, but Sabine Kehm's...
  • Waking up Schumacher from 'artificial coma' can take days to months: report February 4, 2014

    More than a month after his nearfatal accident, doctors are trying to wake up Formula One legend Michael Schumacher from the 'artificial coma'. But according to the German newsmagazine Focus that has been following the story in detail, the process can take days to months. "The wakingup can take days, weeks...
  • Michael Schumacher 'blinks' after a month in coma: reports January 31, 2014

    Legendary Formula One driver Michael Schumacher, who met a nearfatal accident while skiing, is "responding to instructions" after the doctors on Thursday started to reduce the dose of sedatives to bring him out of artificial coma, L'Equipe newspaper has reported. According to the report, Schumacher has blinked during brain tests. L'Equipe...