F1 legend Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for ‘secret treatment’

first_imgF1 legend Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for ‘secret treatment’Former F1 world champion Michael Schumacher has not been seen in public since a skiing accident five years ago that left him with severe head injuries and in a medically-induced coma for several months.advertisement Next Reuters ParisSeptember 10, 2019UPDATED: September 10, 2019 12:58 IST Michael Schumacher remains motor racing’s most successful driver. (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSF1 great Michael Schumacher has been admitted to a Paris hospital for treatementAs per a French newspaper, he would undergo treatment based on stem-cell transfusionSchumacher remains motor racing’s most successful driver, with a record 91 grand prix winsFormer Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for “secret treatment” earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported.Schumacher turned 50 on Jan. 3 but has not been seen in public since a skiing accident in the French Alps five years ago that left him with severe head injuries and in a medically-induced coma for several months.Schumacher was taken to the Pompidou hospital in southwest Paris on Monday afternoon, Le Parisien said, without citing its sources.The French newspaper said the former champion would undergo treatment based on stem-cell transfusion by French surgeon Philippe Menasche.A spokeswoman for Schumacher did not immediately return a request for comment.Schumacher remains motor racing’s most successful driver, with a record 91 grand prix wins. He won his first two titles with Benetton in 1994 and 1995 before five in a row with Ferrari between 2000-2004.In January his family released a statement saying he was in “the very best of hands”.Also Read | F1: Charles Leclerc ends Ferrari’s 9-year wait for Italian GP winAlso Read | Italian GP: Charles Leclerc puts Ferrari on pole at Monza amid last lap farceAlso SeeFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAnita Jat Tags :Follow Formula OneFollow Michael Schumacherlast_img