Schumacher Latest, Michael Schumacher is slowly being brought out of his medically induced coma as he begins to show signs of a recovery, his manager Sabine Kehm has confirmed.
Media outlets in Germany, England, France and Italy claimed that the 45-year-old German was gradually being brought out of the artificial coma.
Despite Kehm, who has kept the media updated with official statements on his condition throughout the last month, initially labelling the rumours as speculation, she has now confirmed that he will slowly be brought out of his coma by doctors treating him.
“Michaels sedation is being reduced in order to allow the start of the waking up process which may take long time,” Kehm confirmed.
‘The family of Michael Schumacher is again requesting to respect its privacy and the medical secret, and to not disturb the doctors treating Michael in their work. At the same time, the family wishes to express sincere appreciation for the world-wide sympathy.
“For the protection of the family, it was originally agreed by the interested parties to communicate this information only once this process was consolidated. Please note that no further updates will be given.”
Doctors are continuing to treat the seven-time world champion after he suffered the fall while skiing off-piste in the French resort of Meribel, which led to Schumacher undergoing two operations to reduce swelling on the brain and remove haematomas that had formed due to the severe damage he suffered.