Age at interview: 27
Lauren: Lauren, aged 27, was diagnosed with asthma as a child and spent a lot of time in the childrens’ hospital. The severe asthma label came when she was around 18. She feels that as an adult she can manage her asthma well and get on with what she wants to do such as work and netball. She is single and lives with her parents. She works full time as a partnership manager.