What do you do when you are sick and have to stay home?

Jump to Last Post 1-13 of 13 discussions (13 posts)
  1. JosieLee profile image73
    JosieLeeposted 6 years ago

    What do you do when you are sick and have to stay home?

  2. m0rd0r profile image67
    m0rd0rposted 6 years ago

    I plan ahead,

    I buy Food for few days,
    Get the prescription drugs from the pharmacy,
    Read in my archives If I can add some herbal remedies or replace any of the drugs,
    Check that My best friend still has keys to my home,
    (just in case everything goes bad)
    Find Interesting book or papers,
    Download interesting RPG game,
    Download a whole season of any good anime,
    (I prefer super powers)

    And I am set to be sick at home. All that I need to do is rest and get better.

  3. weightlossnstuff profile image69
    weightlossnstuffposted 6 years ago

    Funnily enough now that I work for myself from home I don't tend to get 'sick'. But when I used to work in the City and took a sick day, I'd just lounge at home watching day to time and eat junk then dread the thought of having to go back to work the next day. Sometimes I would string out my 'sickness' for a couple of days lol. Naughty me I know.

  4. Naomi Jayne profile image59
    Naomi Jayneposted 6 years ago

    Get those odd things done that usually dont get done, the ones that could take your mind off the sickness and get you healthy again!!

    Be creative!!

  5. Matt in Jax profile image66
    Matt in Jaxposted 6 years ago

    Typically grab all my meds from the store first, prep some chicken noodle soup, and cover up in a bundle of blankets and watch television until I pass out on the couch.

  6. Hui (蕙) profile image79
    Hui (蕙)posted 6 years ago

    Prepare enough food in advance, stay in bed to let my imagination soar, and listen to music.

  7. prism3x profile image38
    prism3xposted 6 years ago

    sometimes you can't always plan ahead when you get sick and have to stay home....I usually have plenty of food on hand and especially in the freezer.  So when I am sick I like to heat up some good soup and stay in my pjs with a warm bathrobe.  Then I find a good movie or TV show and fluff up the pillow and curl up to recuperate.  If I am not in the mood to watch TV, then I turn on some good music.

  8. dorothy0328 profile image73
    dorothy0328posted 6 years ago

    I myself I go to the drug store get my medications, come home get in my most comfy pj's and pull out the sofa bed and watch HBO while sipping on chicken soup or whatever tastes good to me at the time.

  9. lukeuk profile image74
    lukeukposted 6 years ago

    Well I drink lots of cranberry juice, that speeds up recovery, and well I sleep through it until it ends smile

  10. possum lover profile image56
    possum loverposted 6 years ago

    That's easy, I call all of my friends and throw a Possum Party!

  11. Cardia profile image92
    Cardiaposted 6 years ago

    I get medication, as well a tissue box or two, and I try to make myself comfortable (either on the living room sofa, or on the bed) I get some books that I have to read for school, or simply watch something on TV. Mostly, I sleep however.

  12. profile image0
    L a d y f a c eposted 6 years ago

    I work from home, like another poster, so there is no 'having to stay home' in the usual sense... but when I do get sick, I don't work, I take whatever is appropriate for my ailment, and I curl up on the couch or the bed with books, video games or my laptop.
    I usually pass out now and then lol.

  13. sangre profile image94
    sangreposted 6 years ago

    Very seldom have I stayed at home when I was sick. But when I did, I usually drink loads of oj, read books and hang out in the sitting room on the couch.

 
working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)