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Gift Ideas for the Holidays (2022)

The holidays are upon us. A long break, time with loved ones, a lot of food, and bonuses are to be expected. Gifts in every sense, however, there is one type of gift that plagues people every year: gift ideas.

Gifting is a very complicated activity for people who take it to heart. The good thing is that the idea of the perfect gift exists for every person. However, your options get slashed when you factor in your time and budget. The safest gifts are always the ones you can use daily or ones that have great benefit to the receiver, such as something that they might be able to learn from.

Still lost on what gifts to get? Check out our gift ideas for the holidays below:

Gift Ideas for Pregnant Women

What perfect gift to give a friend or family member than the gift of making the journey to motherhood more comfortable?

Pregnancy Pillow

Pregnancy pains are not only limited to labor and delivery. Every day, different sorts of sensations fill pregnant women. Most related pain is related to the lack of support. After all, rowing a baby will put pressure on the hips, back, legs, and other body parts.

Birthing Ball

A yoga ball is a great exercise tool for stretching or exercising with a larger stomach. Yoga balls are also used as birthing balls, the same way a pregnancy pillow is used. Studies have shown that using Comforting pregnancy pains is always worth the effort, therefore there are two kinds of birthing balls you can choose from: round used for sitting, and peanut-shaped to be used in lying down positions.

Hospital Bag Items

The hospital bag is the most important item on THE day. Everything the couple might need is to be carried in one bag. Items such as:

  • Travel-sized Toiletries – Wet wipes and toothbrushes are only two of a myriad of toiletries you may want to bring during your stay in the hospital.
  • Flip-flops – it is not stressed enough how comfort is a resource the pregnant mother can never be short on. Bringing a comfortable pair of slippers can lessen the discomfort while walking pre- and post-procedure.
  • Snacks – laboring moms are not allowed to eat during the procedure. However, it might be a relief not to dine or even snack on hospital food. Bringing a favorite snack or two is considered a reward for a job well-done post-labor.

Gift Ideas for Adults

Stainless Steel Bottles

It’s always a good idea to keep yourself and those important to you hydrated. Vacuum-insulated stainless steel water tumblers are in fashion, but that does not mean that they do not serve a purpose. They do, in fact, serve a basic and most important function in our everyday lives.

Unlike stainless steel tumblers, plastic water bottles contain Bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical that may or may not be linked to breast cancer and is an endocrine disruptor. Not only will these help you become healthier, but they are also poised to help save money, and act as a reminder to keep yourself hydrated and be ready with an option.

Electric Toothbrush

Oral health is something adults should be very wary of, yet often ignored. A switch to electric toothbrushes may prove helpful as studies have shown that the use compared to manual toothbrushes, helps keep teeth longer, lessen the rate of tooth decay, and have healthier gums.

Coffee Beans

Who doesn’t love coffee? If not for water, coffee may be revered as the universal drink. Available in different blends for different tastes, coffee is also known to have during weekends.

Building Blocks

Building blocks help develop emerging attributes in children such as spatial skills, problem-solving, and following complex instructions. These also help children develop their creativity, particularly in making their own creations come to life.

Science Kits

Do you want to expose children to other ways of entertainment other than facing a screen? Engage their curiosity and develop a love of science and learning with science kits. What is basically infotainment in a box from simple experiments to scale models will unlock interest in knowledge instead of wasting hours in front of a screen.

Gift Idea for Everyone

The Gift of the Care That Comforts

The Medgate Unliconsultation Plan offers one year’s worth of 24/7 access to specialist doctors. Available in multiple communication channels for almost all mediums such as chat, audio, and video call, you will be able to make sure that your loved ones are taken care of anywhere, anytime.

It always pays to be informed. 

If you want to learn more tips for ensuring a healthy holiday, Medgate’s team of medical experts is only a ring away, even on holidays! 

Make your teleconsultations easier by chatting with us on Facebook Messenger or call us through the following numbers:

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Available 24/7 and on holiday, ready to give the gift that comforts.