*  I Heart Sex Workers | Cokesbury
The factors leading individuals into sex work are as varied as hair colors, yet sex workers are viewed as powerless individuals ... Paying for sex - engaging in 'the oldest profession' -- is everywhere, even in your church. ... I Heart Sex Workers. A Christian Response to People in the Sex Trade. ... The factors leading individuals into sex work are as varied as hair colors, yet sex workers are viewed as powerless individuals ...
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*  Feasibility and Acceptability of Cell Phone Diaries to Measure HIV Risk Behavior Among Female Sex Workers
... and structural factors affecting HIV risk behaviors among female sex workers (FSWs) are difficult to assess using retrospective ... Individual, social, and structural factors affecting HIV risk behaviors among female sex workers (FSWs) are difficult to assess ... Feasibility and Acceptability of Cell Phone Diaries to Measure HIV Risk Behavior Among Female Sex Workers. ...
  http://www.comminit.com/content/feasibility-and-acceptability-cell-phone-diaries-measure-hiv-risk-behavior-among-female-
*  Risk behaviours among internet-facilitated sex workers: evidence from two new datasets | Sexually Transmitted Infections
Evidence from these datasets suggests that internet-facilitated sex workers are dissimilar from the street-based workers who ... Sex workers have historically played a central role in STI outbreaks by forming a core group for transmission and due to their ... These changes may have had a meaningful impact on the role that sex workers play in STI epidemics. In this study, two new ... The first dataset comes from a ratings website where clients share detailed information on over 94 000 sex workers in over 40 ...
  http://sti.bmj.com/content/early/2010/09/18/sti.2010.044875
*  A comparison of respondent-driven and venue-based sampling of female sex workers in Liuzhou, China | Sexually Transmitted...
Venues in urban districts where at least five female workers were sex workers and/or 50% of female venue workers were sex ... For sex worker studies, RDS assumes that sex workers are able to tell how many women they know who meet the eligibility ... RDS recruited few sex workers from Liuzhou counties. The finding that RDS missed geographic pockets of sex workers has been ... A more informative analysis would compare syphilis test results for young sex workers or sex workers working in similar venues. ...
  http://sti.bmj.com/content/88/Suppl_2/i95
*  Community advocacy groups as a means to address the social environment of female sex workers: a case study in Andhra Pradesh,...
Can sex workers regulate police? Learning from an HIV prevention project for sex workers in southern India. Soc Sci Med 2009;68 ... National Behavioral Surveillance Survey, 2006, Female Sex Workers and Clients of Female Sex Workers. New Delhi: Ministry of ... Social Capital and HIV Risk Behavior among Female Sex Workers and Men who have Sex with Men in Andhra Pradesh: Insights from ... Social Capital and HIV Risk Behavior Among Female Sex Workers and Men Who Have Sex With Men in Andhra Pradesh: Insights from ...
  http://jech.bmj.com/content/66/Suppl_2/ii87
*  Tune into Radio Carly: Interview with sex worker Rachel Wotton - Skin hunger part 2.
How do you change the perception and stereotype of sex workers? "There are many sex workers and our allies across the globe ... Posted by Carly Findlay at 7:00 AM Labels: disability, rachel wotton, scarlet road, sex worker, skin hunger, touching base ... I came to realise that sex workers are equally about companionship and intimacy as they are about sex. And Rachel's interview ... Scarlet Road clearly shows that this is NOT how the sex industry operates and that sex workers are quite capable in ...
  https://carlyfindlay.blogspot.com/2012/05/interview-with-sex-worker-rachel-wotton.html
*  Leeds: 'Murder accused bought kebab after killing and robbing sex worker in red light area' UPDATED - Yorkshire Evening Post
... that neither the sex workers nor the customers who went there for sex would be arrested." ... A SEX worker was subjected a "sustained and forceful" fatal attack before being robbed of cash in a managed red light area ... Leeds: 'Murder accused bought kebab after killing and robbing sex worker in red light area' UPDATED. ... The jury was told the two young women were both sex workers, lived together and described themselves as "sisters". ...
  https://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/news/leeds-murder-accused-bought-kebab-after-killing-and-robbing-sex-worker-in-red-light-area-updated-1-7986527
*  Behavioral Intervention to Reduce Sexual and Injection Risks Among Female Sex Workers Who Also Inject Drugs in Mexico - Full...
among female sex workers who also inject drugs in two Mexican-U.S. border cities: Tijuana and Ciudad Juarez. ... Behavioral Intervention to Reduce Sexual and Injection Risks Among Female Sex Workers Who Also Inject Drugs in Mexico (FSW-IDU) ... Reductions in HIV/STI incidence and sharing of injection equipment among female sex workers who inject drugs: results from a ... a combination prevention intervention to reduce sexual and injection risks among female sex workers who inject drugs. BMC ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01719939?order=158
*  Sex Workers and HIV - TheBody.com
While these results take sex work itself off the hook, drug use among sex workers appears to be high. Of 85 sex workers in a ... Sex Workers as a Prevention Resource. Many who do HIV prevention work with sex workers find them to know a great deal about the ... Clients of Sex Workers Increase Risk of Contracting HIV. While no clear behavioral pattern emerges for female sex workers, most ... The only large-scale study of HIV among sex workers in Asia was done in the Philippines, evaluating 25,392 sex workers in 64 ...
  http://www.thebody.com/content/art14140.html?ic=4003
*  sex workers | Speaking of Medicine
This guest blog is from Nicole F. Masenior and Chris Beyrer, Senior Research Coordinator and Director respectively of the Center for Public Health and Human Rights at John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Contact. ...
  http://blogs.plos.org/speakingofmedicine/tag/sex-workers/
*  Violence Against Cambodia's Sex Workers | Human Rights Watch
Cambodian sex workers stage a protest against a police crackdown on prostitution. Sex workers report that police physically and ... The Cambodian government responded by saying it would stop sending sex workers there. But as recently as last June, sex workers ... Every single sex worker we spoke with said the police demanded bribes or stole money from them. Some officers demanded sex. ... But some sex workers are forced into an abysmal government-run center, Prey Speu, or others like it. In 2008, Cambodian rights ...
  https://www.hrw.org/news/2010/12/01/violence-against-cambodias-sex-workers
*  Most sex workers in Spain use condoms - Redorbit
The researchers found that 95.5 percent of the sex workers used condoms during vaginal sex with clients, but that they did not ... The HIV infection rates were significantly higher among the Spanish sex workers, at 9.3 percent. In addition, 49.7 percent of ... rates of HIV infection HIV and sexually transmitted disease said they found a high rate of condom use in female sex workers. ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1697450/most_sex_workers_in_spain_use_condoms/
*  HIV & AIDS Information :: Topics - Sex workers
Clients and sex workers can team up to make sex work safer - and it starts with learning the business of sex. The social ... UK: Blood donation rules relaxed for gay men and sex workers. Blood donation rules for sex workers and gay men are being ... Use of psychedelic drugs may reduce the risk of suicide in female sex workers. Women sex workers who used psychedelic drugs ... Sex workers news selected from other sources * Studies raise concerns about policies seeking to "end demand" for sex work ...
  https://www.aidsmap.com/Sex-workers/cat/1729/
*  Mobile Clinic For Sex Workers In Pune
A special clinic on wheels is being launched for sex workers in Pune that would provide AIDS counseling and treatment for ... Fresh Stakes in the Oldest Trade Sexual Intercourse Facts Safe Sex Top Ten Trivial Sex Facts Top Ten Sex Tips for Men Sex ... we have provided health facilities to over 2,000 sex workers in last one year," said Sonawane. Pune has around 8,000 sex ... "A lot of sex workers are hesitating to come to the static clinics and we hope this initiative will help in reaching out to them ...
  http://www.medindia.net/news/view_news_main.asp?x=8416
*  Society should not frown upon female sex workers | News24
Society should not frown upon female sex workers. 2015-04-29 14:08 ... we climb boastfully into our subsidised cars and drive to these places where sex workers park to demand their 'forbidden' ... One such unfortunate trade is prostitution or sex-work. One only has to drive up Nelson Mandela Drive at night to see those ... Isn't that what is done to mine and construction workers? South Africa is not a socialist economy, so it is everybody for ...
  https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/Local/Express-News/Society-should-not-frown-upon-female-sex-workers-20150429
*  Sex Workers in India Get Life Insurance Cover
Sex workers in India now have the option of taking out life insurance cover -- a move they hope will speed up their bid to ... Sex worker Swapna Gayen hailed the move as "a victory for sex workers." "It would put our campaign a step forward to legalise ... Sex workers is what keeps the money coming in the country. With out the sex workers, all hope is lost.. ... Its good to finally see the sex workers in India get insurance. Its going to help the familys of the sex workers and the over ...
  http://www.medindia.net/news/Sex-Workers-in-India-Get-Life-Insurance-Cover-36920-1.htm
*  Sex Workers Anonymous - Wikipedia
Sex Workers Anonymous is a twelve-step program support group for those wanting to leave the sex industry, or recover from its ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sex_Workers_Anonymous
*  Iran Official Calls For Sterilization For Sex Workers, Homeless Drug Addicts
An Iranian official has called for the sterilization of female sex workers and homeless drug addicts in Tehran to prevent ' ... There is a reality, a view, agreed on by many NGOs and the social elite, that if a women is sick, and is also a sex worker and ... An Iranian official has called for the sterilization of female sex workers and homeless drug addicts in Tehran to prevent ' ...
  https://www.rferl.org/a/iran-official-urges-sterilization-prostitutes-homeless-addicts/28208412.html
*  Are Sex Workers Victims or Empowered Individuals? | Big Think
... former sex worker and author of the new book ,em,Playing the Whore: The Work of Sex Work,/em,, argues for a more holistic ... Melissa Gira Grant, former sex worker and author of the new book Playing the Whore: The Work of Sex Work, argues for a more ... sex workers can make better money as a prostitute than as a seamstress in a garment factor. A peculiar feature of sex work, ... This view departs from the "sex wars" of the 80s and 90s when the question of sex work was posed in stark terms of either ...
  http://bigthink.com/ideafeed/are-sex-workers-victims-or-empowered-individuals
*  International Migration of Sex Workers
Taiwanese Sex workers protest for decrminalisation of sex work. Important Articles. Sex Trafficking: The Abolitionist Fallacy, ... It presents in point form some of the main arguments in support of sex workers having the right of migration in relation to sex ... sex worker organisations and projects has been involved in shaping the debate about the international migration of sex workers ... SOUTH KOREAN SEX WORKERS FIGHT ANTI-TRAFFICKING LAWS Minseongnoryeon is devoted to fight for the abolition of the Special Laws ...
  http://www.scarletalliance.org.au/issues/migration/
*  Unprotected sex with thai sex worker - HIV - Prevention - MedHelp
... had unprotected vaginal sex with a thai sex worker :( It was about 2-3 weeks ago and since then i have developed f... ... I have been in Thailand recently and, after a stupidly drunken night, had unprotected vaginal sex with a thai sex worker :( It ... My understanding is that well under 5% of Thai sex workers have HIV, probably less than 1% in most parts of the country. ... Although HIV was once common in Thai sex workers, it's much less frequent than 15 years ago, largely due to excellent ...
  https://www.medhelp.org/posts/HIV---Prevention/Unprotected-sex-with-thai-sex-worker/show/1079780
*  The Sex Workers' Opera - Wikipedia
The Sex Workers' Opera has a policy that the cast and creative team should be at minimum 50 per cent sex workers, whose ... The Sex Workers' Opera is a multidisciplinary show featuring stories of sex workers from 17 countries and produced since 2013. ... Jade Jackman from Dazed calls The Sex Workers' Opera "wickedly funny and tongue-in-cheek" The 2016 production of Sex Workers' ... "Sex Workers' Opera - Bigger, Braver & Badder". Kickstarter. Retrieved 2017-03-31. "Sex Workers' Opera , Arcola Theatre". Arcola ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Sex_Workers'_Opera
*  Hashtag Activism and Sex Workers Thursday, May 15, 2014
... on Between the Synapse , VoiceAmerica - The Leader in Internet Media ... Hashtag Activism and Sex Workers May 15, 2014. Hosted by Mark B. Toubin. [Download MP3] [itunes] [Bookmark Episode] ... We'll discuss the rise and impact of Hashtag activism, focusing on how it's being utilized by sex workers to further their ...
  https://www.voiceamerica.com/episode/77924/hashtag-activism-and-sex-workers
*  African Sex Workers Alliance - Wikipedia
African Sex Workers Alliance (ASWA) is a pan African alliance of sex worker led groups which aims to improve the health and ... African Sex Workers Alliance (ASWA) was formed in February 2009 at an African sex worker conference in Johannesburg. ASWA ... Sex work Sex workers' rights Global Network of Sex Work Projects (NSWP) World Charter for Prostitutes' Rights koster, Katherine ... The coalition of groups addresses issues of "decriminalisation of sex work; strengthening sex worker-led leadership and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_Sex_Workers_Alliance
*  Articles about West Nile Virus - tribunedigital-glendalenews-press
The state has a $400-million contract with workers in India who staff call centers that service California's welfare and food ... When Glendale officials proposed a memorial to "comfort women" - sex slaves who served the Japanese army in occupied countries ...
  http://articles.glendalenewspress.com/keyword/west-nile-virus