There can be a few causes of snoring, the most concerning would be sleep apnoea and you would need referral to a sleep studies department if this is suspected. This does not usually cause an issue with a blocked nose. So you may need to consider allergies which could tie in with your asthma, it may also be a chronic sinus infection or sinus irritation that has causes nasal polyps as these can cause nasal congestion and affect your sense of smell. If you have noticed a persistent post nasal drip, then this would indicate this as a possible cause. We would suggest follow up with your GP to discuss referral to an Ear Nose and Throat specialist to assess you, they may need to scan the sinus area as well as an endoscopic examination to confirm or rule out polyps of the sinus. You will need to check with your claims team on cover for this.
Hopefully this will help you.
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