Really Heartwarming Get Well Gifts for Men

Get Well Gifts for Men
A nice gift can surely cheer up a sick person. To know some of the best get well gifts for men, read on...
Your friend or relative is sick or recovering, and you are planning a get well gift that would cheer him up? Nothing is more depressing and frustrating than being confined to the bed while recuperating from sickness, injury or surgery. Apart from the anguish of being stuck to the bed, he would probably be having a whole lot of medicines that are making his days unbearable. However, choosing a nice gift is sure to brighten his day.

Unfortunately when it comes to choosing gifts especially the get well gifts people are confused about what to get. Men are often extremely cranky patients as they are used to being out and about a lot. Of course, you cannot go around gifting them stuffed toys or other girly gifts. The perfect gift for them is something that is entertaining, and would keep them engaged for hours. Here are some excellent get well gift ideas that is sure to appeal most of the cranky, bed-ridden men out there.

Best Get Well Gifts for Men

A Chocolate Hamper
Chocolate basket
All that bland food and medications are sure to make him crave for some sweet and salty snacks? Munching on some yummy, gooey chocolates will definitely make his day. Send him a basket full of delectable goodies with an assortment of yummy milk chocolates, dark chocolates, and white chocolates. If you know what his favorite pastries or candies are that you can add them to the chocolate basket. Decorate the basket with ribbons, and add a nice get well card.
Handheld Video Game Consoles
Handheld video game
Which guy would not love a portable handheld video game console which would help him pass the boring days? Lightweight and portable, these video games with built-in screen, game controls and speakers are a fun way to spend a day in bed. There are many gaming consoles out there like the Nintendo 3DS, PSP 3000, Nintendo Dsi and SONY Xperia Play. The best part is that the new consoles allow you to browse the internet, make Skype calls and tether with Bluetooth.

E-book Reader
Ebook reader
This is one of the best gifts for an avid book reader. These mobile electronic devices can be loaded with some of his favorite ebooks and magazines. Unlike the ebook readers before which were not backlit, the new ones in the market like the Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch With GlowLight and the Kindle Paperwhite have edge lighting that allows you to see in the dark.
Game DVDs
Game dvd stack
If the guy loves games, then some entertaining game DVDs can help in keeping him entertained during the phase. Some of the popular games that he may enjoy are BioShock Infinite, Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm, Half-Life and Quake.

Flannel Pajamas
Flannel Pajamas
Whether he is reclining on his favorite chair or taking a nap, a pair of nice and comfortable pajamas will make a great get well gift for him. Choose classic cotton-yarn pajamas with button-up tops, long pants and long sleeves.
Foot Massager
Infrared foot massager
Relax your sore, tired feet with a foot massager. The massager stimulates the acupressure points in the feet, and accelerates the blood circulation. This helps in boosting the body's metabolism, and delivering the nutrients to the cells. The vibration and the infrared therapy soothes the pain, and keeps a person healthy.

Books and Magazines
books with ribbons
What better way to spend your days than with books. Gift him the year's bestsellers like "The Inferno" by Dan Brown or "And The Mountains Echoed" by Khaled Hosseini. If he loves classics then gifting him some of the must-read books like "The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde or "Catch-22" by Joseph Heller is a great idea. If you are confused about which books to give then grab the latest magazines for men, and send it to him in a nice messenger bag.
Breakfast Tray
Breakfast tray with food
The best part about being confined to the bed while recuperating is that you get to be pampered. Gift your friend a nice wooden breakfast tray so that he can have his meals in the bed with peace. Make sure that the tray is large enough to hold plates, cups and bowls. When he is not using it as a breakfast tray, it can also double up as a laptop table.

Apart from these gifts you can also gift your friend some personalized and funny get well cards, T-shirts, get-well mugs or a pill box. When choosing the gift, try to find something which he would like. If he is a crossword fan then a crossword book would make a great gift for him. At the end of the day it is not the price of the gift that matters. Instead, it is best to opt for a well-thought gift that would cheer him up, and help in his recovery.
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