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Schumacher cared for at home by 15 specialists

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Michael-Schumacher
A team of 15 specialists has been charged with the job of looking after the ex-Formula 1 racing driver, Michael Schumacher, according to the German Sunday paper ‘Bild am Sonntag’.

The 45-year-old seven-times world champion was taken to his home in the Swiss town of Gland on the banks of Lake Geneva, after having spent three months in a rehabilitation clinic in Lausana.

According the newspaper, Schumacher’s mansion has been converted into something resembling a rehabilitation clinic, manned be a team of doctors, nurses and various therapists.

“Most of the team that is looking after Michael received training from our specialists. We are keeping track of the treatments carried out, continue being the spokespeople for him and are at his entire disposal”, assured the spokesman for the CHUV clinic in Lausana, Darcy Christen.

Schumacher suffered severe brain damage through a fall while he was skiing in the French Alpine ski resort, Méribel on 29th December, 2013. He was kept in an artificial coma until 16th June, when he was transferred from a hospital in Grenoble to the Lausana clinic.

Sabime Kehm, Schumacher’s manager, announced the ex-F1 driver’s return home this week. “In the last months and weeks he has progressed very well, but there is still a long and difficult way to go”, he said. (MARCA)

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