Linda Huxall is ma OB-GYN Nurse Practitioner and an instructor in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Kansas Medical Center, School of Health Care Sciences, at Kansas City. The author also coordinates the USAF Nurse Practitioner Training Program. Miss Huxall received her BSN from the University of Kansas in 1967 and is working toward a master's degree in maternal-child nursing. She has worked in pediatrics, and as a consultant in sex education for the Life Cycle Center, Kimberly Clark Corporation. She is a member. of NAACOG, ANA, Siecus and Sigma Theta Tau.