Spanish prostitutes least likely to use condoms
The Centre for Epidemiological Studies into Sexually-Transmitted Diseases and AIDS in Catalonia (CEEISCAT) started a pioneering study in Spain in 2005 to look into the prevalence of sexually-transmitted diseases (STDs) among female sex workers (SWs). The objective was to monitor the rates of infec...
Canadian Street Prostitutes Requests Protection
Though sex trade has been legalized in Canada the sex workers feel that the Canadian Law which does not allow the prostitutes
to communicate in public for negotiating with their customers in public and does not allow to do sex business in their residence or on an rented flat.// The sex workers orga...
Russian Miss HIV Positive Says Victims Are Treated Like Prostitutes
In a unique way to spread awareness of the dreaded HIV virus, Russia marked the World AIDS Day by crowning 24-year-old Svetlana Izambayeva from southern Siberia as Miss HIV Positive.//
The result of the contest, which was conducted over the Internet, was announced today. Russian health official...
AMTA Applauds Craigslist Decision, Calls for Protection of Massage Therapists
... 'erotic services' section as an opportunity to clarify for the public that prostitutes
who claim to provide massage are not massage therapists. "The public and m...dvertising their massage practices through Craigslist.
frequently claim to offer massage and use the term 'masseuse' to appear as ...
Is sex work?
...table in Sweden. Two years later the Bundestag, the German parliament, approved a law with the aim of integrating sex sellers into society. Since then prostitutes
in Germany have been entitled to unemployment benefit, sickness benefit and pensions in the same way as all other skilled workers.
Cheap Condoms for a Safer Sex Industry
... 31 /PRNewswire/ --
- Safe4now Foundation Allows prostitutes
to Prevent Aids or STD
Though condom p... line of work, survey shows that one in every five prostitutes
offering her services without using a condom. T...ibute cheap condoms for
the sex industry, allowing prostitutes
to work safer, more pleasant and
President Museveni's Visit Protested by HIV/AIDS Experts
...promoting abstinence-only strategies and
condemning condom distribution:
* He has said that condoms are only appropriate for "high risk" groups
and truck drivers and at an international AIDS summit in
Bangkok, Thailand, in 2004, Museveni decried condoms as encouraging
promiscuity, and lashed o...
Lack of HIV prevention for male sex workers in the Caribbean could fuel AIDS epidemic
...e primarily heterosexuals, and this particular population of male sex workers who have sex with tourists is largely neglected. That population of male prostitutes
grows larger as the traditional, agricultural jobs dry up. Funding comes from a variety of sources: governments, multilateral organizations such as th...
Diaphragms offer no extra protection Against HIV
... similar trial testing whether the contraceptive jelly nonoxynol-9 might work as an anti-HIV microbicide, failed in 2000, when the study revealed that prostitutes
in South Africa who used it had a significantly higher infection rate than those who were given an inactive placebo gel.
"It's very, very disappo...
Prostitutes Fume as Norway Bids to Criminalise Sex Purchases
...tance in hotels or massage parlours.
working on the street, about 80 percent come from ...r, leader of the Organisation for the Interests of prostitutes
and a sex worker herself, told AFP.
"The p...ld AFP.
He disagrees that violence against prostitutes
increases when buying sex is banned.
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Aug. 27, 2008
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Vaginal proteins in HIV-resistant prostitutes
suggest new prevention measures
Journal of Proteome Research
Researchers in Canada report discovery of unusual proteins in a small group of Keny...
Male circumcision overstated as prevention tool against AIDS
The new study finds that the number of infected prostitutes
in a country is the key to explaining the degree t...new study is entitled “Size Matters: The Number of prostitutes
and the Global HIV/AIDS Pandemic” and is freely av...relevant once the study controls for the number of prostitutes
in a country. The study finds that the more Muslim...