Fetal Pillows

So Precious purchased new specialist equipment for the maternity unit at Forth Valley Royal Hospital.Known as fetal pillows these silicon devices are designed to make caesarean deliveries easier, quicker and less traumatic by helping to elevate the baby’s head from the pelvis if it has become impacted.So Precious has purchased 30 of these ‘special’ pillows, which cost £300 each. The money was raised through a number of donations, including £900 from the Larbert Round Table.

Dr Shahzya Huda, NHS Forth Valley Consultant Gynaecologist said: “We are very grateful for this fantastic donation from So Precious. The fetal pillows are a welcome addition to the department as they will help us to make deliveries for women undergoing caesarean sections quicker and less traumatic.”