17 Gifts That Nurses Actually Want This Holiday

They deserve it!

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Lindsey Murray

You would cover a few of their shifts if you could, but you don't know the first thing about anaphylactic shock or what to do in a hyperglycemic crisis. Enter these creative and thoughtful ideas, which will make their time in and out of the hospital a little easier, even during the busy holiday season.

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PhoneSoap
PhoneSoap Phone Sanitizer
amazon.com
$50.00

Her phone barely stays charged through a 12-hour shift and it definitely doesn't stay clean. This little box solves both problems. 

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LuLu Bleu Boutique
Nurse Heart Stethoscope Monogram Quarter Zip
etsy.com
$35.00

Now she can show off her #NursePride outside the hospital, too. 

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YETI Rambler
YETI Rambler
amazon.com
$56.99

This tumblr keeps her coffee warm for hours, which is almost as impressive as her RN status. 

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Baloray
Baloray Lunch Tote
amazon.com
$12.99

This super cute lunch box's insulated interior keeps all  her snacks chilled and it's cute enough that she can bring it along to happy hour. 

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Charmking
Compression Socks
amazon.com
$34.99

Cute socks are great, but ones that protect her from sore feet are more important. These do both! 

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Jaanuu
Jaanuu Underscrub
jaanuu.com
$36.00

This soft, breathable shirt can be worn alone or as an extra layer under scrubs for winter gets extra-chilly. 

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Blue Sparron Design Co
Nurse Mug
etsy.com
$15.29

But she can't promise any medical advice until after she's had her coffee. 

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Dagne Dover
Dagne Dover Dakota Backpack
nordstrom.com
$175.00

The key to keeping his scrubs, iPad, and everything else he needs organized? This easy-to-clean neoprene backpack with seven pockets, of course. 

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brvoCO
It's A Beautiful Day To Save Lives Shirt
etsy.com
$19.99

Derek Shepherd said it best. 

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Signature Tumblers
Nurse's Coffee Tumbler
amazon.com
$17.95

A nod to Starbucks, who takes care of her so she can take care of her patients. 

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Lush
Lush Sleepy Gift Set
lushusa.com
$14.95

Twelve hours of uninterrupted sleep is what she really needs. Since you can't wrap that up, this lotion and shower gel set is the next best thing. 

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The North Face
The North Face Etip Glove
$33 and up amazon.com

Say these are for keeping her warm on her commute and she'll know you get it. 

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Papeterie Bleu
Nurse Life: A Snarky Adult Coloring Book
amazon.com
$8.24

Nothing is more relatable than shading in quotes like "laughter is the best medicine, except for treating diarrhea."

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Kiehl's
Kiehl's Smooth Skin Delights
kiehls.com
$35.00

Working in the medical field requires constant hand washing. Keep his skin feeling smooth with these maximum strength moisturizers. The formulas are thick but not greasy. 

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Linlin
Rose Gold Heartbeat Necklace
amazon.com
$59.00
$23.99 (59% off)

This rose gold pendant serves as a reminder of all the hearts she's kept strong. 

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Ekouaer
Ekouaer Long Sleeve Pajama Set
amazon.com
$38.99

Because her me-time deserves something more elevated than ratty sweatpants. 

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Moonwake Designs Co
Nurse's Wine Bag
etsy.com
$18.94

Wrap this around her favorite bottle and you'll be the bearer of her favorite gift of the season. 

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