21 Best Holiday Gifts for Parents and Grandparents
Looking for the perfect gift for your elderly parents or grandparents? What’s the best way you can show “You Care” especially now when shopping has become challenging for the elderly who not only have limited mobility but are unable to venture out shopping due to the Covid-19 virus threat? It’s also the season to be merry and so with Xmas around the corner you need to make plans and shop ahead for presents for your loved ones.
You don’t have to search the world wide web for good bargains as at iElder.asia you will find gifts that are thoughtful, helpful and beneficial in improving your elderly loved one ‘s overall quality of life. Just click to surf the products online and they will be delivered promptly to your doorstep.
1. TECHNOLOGY BASED GIFTS
Want to keep your seniors engaged through interesting and stimulating activities, SilverPad – a complete entertainment system for elders has a simple interface with curated local content that enables elders to use tablets independently. They can navigate through music, movies, news and even games. It has been proven that regular cognitive exercises are expedient to keep the brain healthy and sharpen mental skills. This tablet allows seniors to enjoy photos, video chat and browse the internet, with no set-up required.
2. GIFTS TO MAKE LIFE EASIER
This rollator cum wheelchair is great in keeping the elderly ambulatory. How convenient and necessary. Using this unique and practical designed rollator option your loved one can now ‘walk alone’ and for longer distances, the wheelchair component comes into play where a carer/helper can push the chair around. A wonderful self-propelled 3-in-1 function wheelchair is a great gift for the elderly.
More walking aids range of products
3. GIFTS FOR COZY COMFORTS
Are you working long hours? Do you at times feel the strain of sitting on the chair for hours? Worry no more as the OCA Ultra Comfort Water Cushion is a cushion that combines foam and water to create a comfy gel-like texture giving you a nice cooling effect and keeps your bottom cool. You can add this cushion to your chairs or wheelchairs and just feel the comfort. It reduces your compression for longer sitting periods, helps to distribute your weight evenly, helps improve your posture, helps to reduce the strain on your neck and back, helps to retain the shape and fits the user perfectly. Moreover, it also improves blood circulation throughout your lower body. A great and thoughtful gift really.
4. GIFTS THAT ARE SAFE
Everybody is afraid of falls. It's not only the elderly who are susceptible to falls but also young adults and children. Introducing Gripsox - a world leader in non-slip grip socks that provides an excellent degree of safety. It has a “non-slip” rubberised sole to help with the gripping of variable floor surfaces, equipment, and mats. It is not only patients who can benefit from the use of GripSox but the health staff, nurses, and carers. It is latex free and has a high stretch top band, an anklet & stretch top option and a seamless toe for comfort. You can be rest assured your loved ones remain safe as they walk around.
More anti-slip range of products
5. GIFTS FOR EASE OF BATHING
The elderly as they age gracefully, find that their hands might be too big to handle the small stuff and the grip is not too secure. Sometimes their hands may shake or feel sore and uncomfortable holding small items. The Etac gift pack is a 3-in-1 kit containing three Beauty products which you can gift to your parents or grandparents. A helping hand from head to toe and includes a Beauty Body Washer, a Beauty Comb, and a Beauty Multi-purpose grip.
Made from corrosion free materials, the lightweight Beauty Body Washer is designed to make it easy to reach, wash and massage the body with ease. No strain on the arms, shoulders, hands, and back. The washcloth scrubs the body without absorbing unnecessary water, is interchangeable and can be machine washed at 140 degrees (F). Great for travelling.
The beauty comb has a handle which is uniquely shaped like an oval and has a non-slip surface which gives a good grip. It comes in 2 lengths; the longer version is suitable for users who can reach the shoulder and the comb can be reached until the back of the body. The shorter version is recommended when the user can reach up to the ear.
The Multi-Purpose Grip allows the elderly to hold a Nail File, Razor, Toothbrush, Spoon & Fork. There are two ends to the grip: a nail file fits into one end while the other has been adapted for a razor or toothbrush. It is also very lightweight and gives an excellent grip thanks to its high-grade rubber materials. So easy to carry along when travelling.
6. GIFTS TO BOOST IMMUNE & RESPIRATORY HEALTH
Nothing like a herbal remedy for all the respiratory problems that the elderly may encounter. To relieve chronic coughs, wheezing, sinusitis and other respiratory symptoms the Tiger Milk Mushroom, hailed as Malaysia’s national treasure, is spot on. Known for relieving the respiratory symptoms within 7 days, it prevents relapse and supports the overall lung function. It cleanses, regulates, restores, and protects. It possesses anti-inflammatory and immuno-modulating properties which can repair the damaged tissue of respiratory system. What a perfect daily remedy to improve respiratory health and prevent the respiratory problems.
7. GIFTS FOR A HOME SPA
Give a kickstart to the blood circulation of your elderly loved one with the Infrared Foot Sauna. Poor blood circulation is one of the main causes of ailments in older adults and this Sweat Spa provides a Full Spectrum Infrared sauna. Compared to traditional sauna which uses heat from steam that only sweat the skin surface, Full Spectrum Infrared’s heat generated reaches deeper into our bodies, treating joints, muscles, and tissues – and best of all, it’s totally safe and does not dehydrate your body. A very gentle and soothing heat emitted by light, much like the heat generated by the sun, all in the indoor comfort.
8. CUSTOMISED COVID CARE PACKAGE GIFT
ielder.asia will customise care packages which you can give us gifts. There is a whole range of products which you can choose and give away to your employees, clients, and colleagues. Specifically designed to demonstrate appreciation and regard, a well-planned care gift box has the power to make people feel as perfectly special and irreplaceable as they are.
What's great about our customised care packages is that they are filled with a variety of products so needed in this time especially. A care package idea that is bursting with inspiration in the form of value needed items ready on hand if you need it. Sanitisers, antimicrobial, self-sanitised and cost-effective gloves and masks, early detection kit and wet wipes and many more items suited to your needs. Imagine how handy this care pack would be to you. Bulk orders are available too.
9. GIFTS FOR PROTECTION - Dr Mama Protect Me Fabric Mask/N95, KN95 & KF94
Wearing Face masks has become an essential part of our daily ensemble due to the Covid-19 pandemic. You can never go wrong with gifting people with masks as the world will see the wearing of masks for a long time more. At ielder.asia they have the ideal gifts you can give to the elderly or older adults in the form of masks which are clinically proven Covid19 masks called the “Dr Mama Protect Me Fabric Mask” which is currently trending as the leading fabric mask in Malaysia. It is a “self-sanitizing” face mask that will kill most pathogens upon contact with the special treated fabric. The fabric is hygienic, and the harmful microorganisms just cannot survive. The positively charged silver ions, upon contact will be released to destroy the pathogens such as bacteria, fungi, and viruses. The mask is good for up to 100 washes and it provides you with enhanced triple layer protection.
The other masks which are highly popular are the N95, KN95 and the KF94. According to the CDC, the N95 masks are “the most common of the seven types of particulate filtering facepiece respirators.” The “95” refers to the fact that they filter out 95% of airborne particles. The KN95 masks are the Chinese equivalent to N95 masks and are made of the same synthetic material and they filter out and capture 95 percent of particles in the air.
The KF94 stands for “Korean filter” and the “94” indicates a 94 percent filtration efficacy. It is the South Korean equivalent to the N95 mask, with a few differences.
10. CAR MOBILITY GIFTS
If any of the elderly have trouble getting in and out of the car and you are worried, they may fall, worry no more as there are two gifts you can choose from for their ease. The Metro Car Handle Plus is a universal innovative device which helps one to stand with confidence and sit safely when getting in and out of a car. It is designed by Stander USA and promotes safety & mobility and provides the freedom and independence one needs and has a firm non-slip grip. Very durable and built to endure a heavy weight up to 300lbs. Ideal for all door latches as it fits perfectly and there is no modification required.
The next item is the Car Caddie by Stander which is a car transfer aid designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This unique product also provides a helping hand for getting in or out of a car, van, or truck. It is shaped like a figure-eight strap and made of durable nylon. It loops around the frame of the window of the car and is adjustable for those car windows which come in varying heights. The grip is cushioned and provides a comfortable hold for assistance while entering or exiting the vehicle.
11. EAZYHOLD CUFF GIFTS
A new product that’s hit the market is a game changer and a great gift for helping adults with physical disabilities. It is called EazyHold which is basically a set of soft silicone cuffs that help children and adults with limited or absent grip strength, to remain as independent as possible with their daily activities. It comes in 5 different sizes and attaches to a wide range of household items. Once it is fitted to an item, such as an eating utensil, the user inserts their hand into the grip and can then hold onto the utensil without having to grasp the item at all during use. How fantastic it is to be able to give this as a gift for festive seasons. This device is made of soft, flexible food-grade silicone, is hypoallergenic and latex free. They say it is “Eazy to use, Eazy to clean and Eazy on the hands”
12. ANTI SLIP FLOOR MAT GIFTS
The Anti Slip Floor Mats are ideal as gifts for the elderly. It is said that that more than 420,000 people worldwide die from slip and fall accidents every year which is second to car accidents, leading to severe injuries and disabilities.
The KAYANA Anti Slip floor mat is made of high-quality vinyl. You can place them inside each entry on the property as an easy first step to safety. It is suitable for bedrooms, kitchens, dining areas and they are easy to wash with just ordinary soap. It`s also non-slip and provides comfort underfoot. Whether you’re cooking, preparing food, or working at your standing desk, it's a perfect experience.
13. ANTI SLIP NANO TREATMENT GIFTS
The Nano Pro Anti slip flooring treatment is another good gift to give if you have older adults living in your home. Nothing is more important than a healthy and safety environment and everyone is vulnerable to slip and fall, especially the elderly and kids. Premises of bathrooms while showering and bathing, toilets, kitchens, staircases, corridors, lobbies, and pathways are highly prone to slip and fall accidents. We have a preventive measure in the form of an Anti-Slip Deep Penetrating Slippery Treatment. It is Highly Durable Against Cleaning Detergent. The Nano Pro Anti Slip uses the concept of impregnation to allow the anti-slip treatment to penetrate the surface of tiles and hence change the molecular structure of the surface of the tiles. Under the observation of microscope, it is clearly can be seen that the structure of surface of the tiles has been changed.
14. BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING GIFTS
The Blood pressure monitoring equipment is always useful to anyone especially the elderly. Most suitable for those who just is starting to monitor blood pressure at home. The device is validated with clinical standard for accuracy, even when using at home. It is also built with intelligence technology for personalised & comfortable measurements. The Omron blood pressure monitor 7120 is sleek, lightweight & portable and it will reflect your systolic & diastolic pressure while also allowing you to compare it with your last reading to monitor any fluctuations. A must have in all homes especially when there are seniors who have blood pressure issues, and it is a good gift to give to your family and friends.
15. ETAC SHOWER STOOL COMFORT GIFTS
The ETAC shower stool is a great festive gift for older adults. It is a three-legged stool which is stable and safe. It fits well in smaller spaces or shower corners. Users can straddle the seat for increased stability It provides great comfort as it has generous seating areas with softly rounded shapes and a non-slip surface to make sitting comfortable and safe. Special perforations allow excess water to quickly drain away. You can adjust the height by just a click and a press. Another good point to note is that it is easy to assemble as you do not need any tools to do so. The push button lock function clicks into place which makes it easy to mount the legs. With regards to stability, the legs of the stools are angled outwards for increased stability. Responsive, non-slip ferrules adapt to the floor and provide stability on wet and uneven surfaces.
16. ETAC REACHER ASSISTED GIFTS
Older adults find it difficult to bend down and pick something up? Sometimes they have pain when they do so. With the The Etac Reacher Aktiv, they can lie on the bed and pick up something without getting up. The length of this item is 23.5 inches(60cm) and allows you to pick items on the floor or any high places effortlessly whether you are in a standing or sitting position. It is also great if you have weak hands, or your lifting ability is limited. The jaws of this product are lined with a textured rubber cushion on the inside to help grip items securely. Lightweight and with ergonomically designed handles, reaching out to pick the smallest item on the floor is possible as there is a magnet in the handle. The hook rotation is a 360-degree function.
17. BACK PAIN COMFORT GIFTS
If you or your loved ones spends more than 13 hours a day sitting, whether that be at your desks, in your cars or on the couch, then you will naturally begin to slump in your chair. What this means is that the lumbar spine drops back, pushing out the natural curve - and this puts a strain on the back muscles as they are being stretched.
Adopting a correct sitting posture and the key is to prevent the lower back from slumping or sagging outwards and this is where the Backboard™ can help. The Backboard™ Classic works by pushing the pelvis forward and helping to put the correct curvature in the spine. This encourages one to sit upright in the correct position and improve the seated posture. In a nutshell it provides instant comfort and relief, and it is an anti-microbial fabric surface.
18. GUARDAY SOS SAFETY GIFTS
Are your parents living alone? That can be worrying as we have heard of some people who have fallen or become ill and could not get up. They had to be lying there until help came along - a real concern for your loved ones. No stress- A personal alarm can put everyone's mind at rest. Available at ielder.asia, the alarm is an attractive looking pendant or bracelet that you wear with a button you press if you're in distress. It connects to three (3) prenominated numbers by SMS and a call.
Called the Guard Day, it works like a telephone and is the most advanced and discrete fall detection device that automatically sends an alarm signal to your loved ones and/or carers for help. It is a monitoring device to improve care and patient communication to help seniors manage their own health and quality of life that has become available now. All you must do is wear it and it will detect when you fall, whether that's in the garden, cycling or in the house. It will send an alert to the pre-nominated numbers with your location by SMS and call immediately. A well thoughtful gift for your aged loved ones.
19. PARABEN FREE EYUP SABRI RANGE OF HAIR AND BODY CARE GIFTS
The Eyub Sabri range of hair and body care products are always a popular choice of gifts. They are suitable for all skin types, highly-moisturizing and does not leave the hair and skin feeling greasy. It is environmental-friendly and developed with organic argan oils that aid in combating skin dryness. They are vegan, cruelty-free, and Paraben-free and contains 100% natural olive oils and Provitamin B5. They are also enriched with Vitamin E that aids in the reparation and restoration of skin cells.
20. ATTO FOLDING MOBILITY SCOOTER GIFTS
Now, isn’t this a perfect gift for your dad? The Atto folding mobility scooter is the smartest high-performance mobility scooter on the market. It is compact and folds into two for easier transport. The ATTO comes together to form a robust full-sized vehicle with the best balance and use of space. ATTO’s beauty is in the details, with standard features like a built-in USB charging port, deck storage and adjustable seat heights. It can also be customized with various accessories. Truly a head-turning piece of equipment for those who literally would not ride in anything else, ATTO is the mobility scooter that refuses to look like one. Gift your parent this if he has slight mobility challenges.
21. HANDAX GLOVE PROTECTION GIFTS
Are you always anxious about touching contaminated surfaces especially in this current pandemic situation? We have a new way of protection especially for your parents and grandparents who are seniors. They are high tech gloves that kill viruses and bacteria upon contact.The Handax gloves keeps your hands clean by killing 99.9% OF HARMFUL MICROORGANISMS. They are antimicrobial and are made with fabrics coated with biocidal technology to fight infections and harmful microorganisms. Using Titanium and Silver, Handax significantly reduces your exposure to harmful microorganisms. They can be washed as many times as necessary, and retains its effect for 30 days, keeping your hands protected and virus-free.
You’re sure to find a thoughtful gift for your loved parents and grandparents from the above list we have prepared for you. We offer Free wrapping service when you purchase at www.iElder.Asia. Please put a note inside if you wish to personalise the gift.
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