Karen

Karen

Interview No.: SA_02
Preferred name: Karen
Age at interview: 55
Gender: Female

Karen: Karen, aged 55, worked as a physiotherapist but is now not in paid employment. She has two adult children. She would like people to understand that just because there’s no audible wheezing does not mean the person is OK. She sees herself as the expert having lived with severe asthma for more than 30 years.