When a close friend or family member is recovering from an illness, injury, or medical procedure, we want the best for them. We want them to recover quickly and be as happy and healthy as before. It's been said that laughter is the best medicine and funny get well cards could help to boost the spirits and put a smile on the face of a loved one is dealing with some type of medical challenge.
Of course there are circumstances where making fun is not really appropriate. If your loved one's life is in jeopardy and may not be a good idea to send in a silly card that is making jokes. On the other hand, if the prognosis is good and your loved one is certain to make a full recovery, a humorous card might put a smile on their face and help relieve the boredom of lying there in a hospital room.
When you're picking out a card it's important to really know the sense of humor of the person that will be receiving the card. If you're trying to cheer someone up its recovering from an injury or illness the last thing you would want to do is insult them and send them something they would find offensive. Some people are not easily offended and would find a raunchy or distasteful card hilarious. Others would prefer something cute with cartoon characters or animals on it. If you know the person really well you should be familiar with their sense of humor but they still have the task of picking out a card.
If you're buying a get well card from the local grocery store your selection may be limited. It's not always easy to find the "perfect card" with such a limited selection. To find a good selection of really funny get well cards you may want to go online. Websites that sell cards or even offer e-cards will have a huge selection that will make it much easier to find the perfect card, guaranteed to put a smile on the face of someone special.