MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Vicki Curtis, director of women’s services at USA Health Children’s & Women’s Hospital, joined WKRG News 5 to talk about the use of nitrous oxide during labor and delivery.

Watch the video above for answers to these questions:

  • how does this help for and during child birth?
  • will it ever be used in combination with an epidural?
  • are there any reasons why a mother wouldn’t be a good candidate for this?