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 [...]
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 [...]
We have heard from singers and musicians who say their Blackberry Hearing aids have restored their joy of music and we have heard from Grandparents who say they can finally hear their grandchildren’s voices clearly.
As the Christmas season approaches and the social and party scene gains momentum, those with suspected Hearing Loss may notice themselves struggling to keep up with conversations in loud environments. Background noise such as loud music, large gatherings of people, noisy restaurants etc, whilst all enjoyable experiences, may present a problem for you if you [...]
Hearing loss has been identified as the biggest single concern by the World Health Organization in terms of mental health in the over 60s. Correcting hearing loss enables people to reconnect with family, friends, and society in general.
Men’s sheds are all about reducing social isolation and empowering communities and individual members. Blackberry Hearing’s ethos and values are exactly the same as ours. We know that hearing loss can hold men back from engaging socially, because there’s still a certain stigma and embarrassment around hearing loss.
What makes Blackberry Hearing different? Because we are the truly smart choice for Hearing Aid users. Not only are we the most cost effective and affordable hearing aid provider in the Irish market (at up to 50% less expensive than other providers) but we also offer the very latest in hearing aid technology. We are constantly researching and sourcing the highest quality products for our customers.
The Cost Of Hearing Aids in Ireland Approximately 17% of Irish people aged over 60 years suffer from significant hearing loss and substantially more have mild to moderate hearing loss. Most people don’t address their hearing concerns despite the huge advances in hearing aid technology. This is despite the well-publicized health and mental health benefits [...]
Protecting Your Hearing This Summer Summer is one of the most enjoyable times of year with many people spending more time socialising, attending concerts and festivals or venturing out to restaurants and parties. Summer is also a time that many of us take to the garden or the outdoors to carry out maintenance work or [...]
Don’t Let Hearing Loss Ruin The Sounds Of Summer! The sounds of Summer are unique to this time of year and with Summer in full swing, you want to be able to enjoy the beautiful sounds of the season to the full. There are certain sounds that are synonymous with hot, hazy Summer days that [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]