What do you usually offer when a friend or a relative of yours is sick and has to stay in the hospital for a week or so? Don’t have any idea yet? I listed down some ideal gifts you can offer. Some of them are very common while others are pretty unique and I hope you find this list quite useful. If you have any suggestions, feel free to comment on this post and I would really appreciate your participation.
► Flowers – Flowers are very common yet still effective “Get well soon” gift for sick patients. Sending a sick patient a gift is the best way to help them in their speedy recovery. They said that flowers can change someone’s mood. So if you’re friend is really sick, you can help him/her in your own simple way by sending them flowers and put a smile on their face.
►Fruits – Another common yet very ideal Get well soon gift are fruits. Of course, they need more strength to fight for their illness and for faster recovery as well. Giving them fruits and encouraging them to eat some will definitely boosts enough energy and will give them enough nutrients that their body needs to fight their sickness. Doctors might restrict them to eat heavy meals that’s why it is very ideal to bring fruits because most likely, these are the only foods they are allowed to intake.
►Personal Hygiene Products – It is quite unusual to give personal hygiene products to someone but if you know that your friend will be staying in the hospital for quite a long time, then you might consider bringing such items. It doesn’t mean that you are teasing him or criticizing his or her personal hygiene, it’s more of a way of saying, Keep yourself healthy and strong.
►Stuffed Toys – Mostly for Girl patients. Stuffed toys will keep their boredom and loneliness away while they’re staying in the hospital. Of course, you cannot visit her in a regular basis most especially if you have other obligations to prioritize. With the use of stuffed toys, she will’ somehow, feel that you’re there for her. So sweet right?
►Personalized Get Well Gifts – Nowadays, most people offer personalized get well gift because this will show how much you care and how much you wishes him/her to recover. As what the term connotes, it is personalized, which means, you exerted effort just to have that gift. It will help the patient to recover much faster because they will be more determined to recover. Sometimes, recovering from sickness is a Mind over matter thing. The more you think positively, the more positive outcome you’ll receive.
► Your Presence – The most important thing of all is your presence. Show him or her how much you care by visiting them in the hospital. Spend time with them and express how much you wishes them to recover.