Research-to-Action

Indoor sex work is safer than the streets: report

Global News Online
Thursday, May 10, 2012

VANCOUVER - Indoor sex workers enjoy potentially life-saving benefits, including less violence, reduced exposure to HIV and improved relationships with police, says a new study.

Published Thursday in the American Journal of Public Health, the study was done by the Gender and Sexual Health Initiative of the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS and the University of British Columbia.