Blackberry Hearing – How We Want To Change The Hearing Aid Business

2015-07-16T10:37:02+00:00

Better Hearing, Much Better Prices The hearing aid business is dominated by a sales model that necessitates high margins. Clinics on the Main Street recover the high cost of promotion, the cost of clinics, sales reps and salaries by loading the infrequent sales of hearing aids with very high margin. Those who actually [...]

Blackberry Hearing – How We Want To Change The Hearing Aid Business 2015-07-16T10:37:02+00:00

Why do Hearing Aids Cost more than Laptops

2015-03-12T17:16:17+00:00

Hearing aids are exceptionally expensive for most people and despite advances in technology and cheaper electronics they have not reduced in price. For example, Ireland's largest hearing aid retailer sells a ten channel hearing aid with an almost identical specification as Blackberry Hearing's Coselgi™ Melodia 10, for €5,500 a pair! The Melodia 10 sells for [...]

Why do Hearing Aids Cost more than Laptops 2015-03-12T17:16:17+00:00

Why loud sounds are an issue for people with hearing loss

2018-03-14T17:18:56+00:00

Why loud sounds are an issue for people with hearing loss It may seem counter-intuitive that people with hearing loss would have an issue with loud sounds and noises. On the surface, it would appear to make more sense that low, quiet or muffled sounds would be more of an issue for people with hearing [...]

Why loud sounds are an issue for people with hearing loss 2018-03-14T17:18:56+00:00

How to talk to your elderly parents about hearing aids

2018-02-28T12:47:45+00:00

How to talk to your elderly parents about hearing aids If you have older parents, you may notice as they age that their hearing seems to be deteriorating. Some of the signs you may have noticed are; They may be asking you to repeat yourself regularly They may be mistaking what you have actually said [...]

How to talk to your elderly parents about hearing aids 2018-02-28T12:47:45+00:00

Questions to Ask Your Audiologist If You Suspect You Have Hearing Loss

2018-02-26T15:36:10+00:00

If you suspect you have hearing loss, chances are you are already looking into what you can do about it. First step, you can call Blackberry Hearing who will provide you with a full and Free hearing consultation by a professional (BSc or higher) audiologist. Your Blackberry Hearing audiologist will let you know if you [...]

Questions to Ask Your Audiologist If You Suspect You Have Hearing Loss 2018-02-26T15:36:10+00:00

Hearing Aids Can Improve Your Career Prospects and Your Salary!

2018-02-07T15:18:39+00:00

Hearing Aids Can Improve Your Career Prospects and Your Salary! Did you know that most people with hearing aids believe that having hearing aids improves their quality of work, opens up opportunities for promotion that they might not have had without their hearing aids and can even increase their salary? This is according to a [...]

Hearing Aids Can Improve Your Career Prospects and Your Salary! 2018-02-07T15:18:39+00:00

Resolve to improve your hearing experience in 2018

2018-01-30T15:11:54+00:00

With a New Year upon us and many resolutions already broken (!) why not take some time out to reassess your goals for the year and ask yourself what is really important to you? Many of us set resolutions around our health, such as weight loss, healthy eating, exercise etc, which are all important areas [...]

Resolve to improve your hearing experience in 2018 2018-01-30T15:11:54+00:00

Has ringing in your ears become hearing loss?

2017-11-20T19:22:33+00:00

Ringing in your ears is a common problem that most people will experience at least once in their lives. Following exposure to load noises or music, you may hear a noise like a buzzing, whistling or ringing in your ears. This can feel like it is a muffled, distant sound, an ‘underwater’ type of sound [...]

Has ringing in your ears become hearing loss? 2017-11-20T19:22:33+00:00

Adjusting to Hearing Loss

2017-11-14T16:39:05+00:00

Realising that you are losing your hearing can be a shock. For some it happens suddenly and others will experience a gradual decline in hearing over time. Whether you experience sudden or gradual hearing loss, the realisation that your hearing is diminishing is never an easy one. You may feel that your quality of life [...]

Adjusting to Hearing Loss 2017-11-14T16:39:05+00:00

Booked your first hearing test? Here is what you can expect.

2017-10-13T09:18:50+00:00

Booked your first hearing test? Here is what you can expect. Are you concerned that you may have hearing loss? Have you had an initial check with your GP or audiologist? Your GP may be able to tell you if you have temporary hearing loss because of a wax build up or other temporary contributing [...]

Booked your first hearing test? Here is what you can expect. 2017-10-13T09:18:50+00:00

What is Tinnitus and how will you experience it?

2017-10-11T21:17:02+00:00

What is Tinnitus and how will you experience it? Tinnitus is the perception of ongoing noise or ringing in the ears. Tinnitus affects about 1 in 5 people worldwide, but is not a condition in itself – in fact, it is usually a symptom of an underlying condition such as age related hearing loss, ear [...]

What is Tinnitus and how will you experience it? 2017-10-11T21:17:02+00:00