Research-to-Action

Indoor sex workers face less violence, HIV risk: study

Canada.com
Thursday, May 10, 2012

This article also appeared in the Montreal Gazette, the Prince George Citizen, the Calgary Herald, the Victoria Times Colonist and the Regina Leader-Post on May 10, 2012.

indoor sex workers face potentially life-saving benefits, including less violence, reduce exposure to HIV and improved relationships with police, according to a new Vancouver study.

The study, published Wednesday in the American Journal of Public Health, was conducted by the Gender & Sexual Health Initiative of the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS and the University of British Columbia.