Modelling the impact and cost-effectiveness of the HIV intervention programme amongst commercial sex workers in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.
Studies in family planning. Expert review of anti-infective therapy. When I visited a VCT [voluntary counselling and testing] clinic, health personnel were not polite and immediately asked me if I was a sex worker. Sexual health and use of condoms among local and international sex workers in Sydney.
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In Lesotho, for example, where HIV prevalence among female sex workers was estimated at Focused peer-mediated educational programs among female sex workers to reduce sexually transmitted disease and human immunodeficiency virus transmission in Kenya and Zimbabwe.
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Proof of this can be seen in countries such as Cambodia, the Dominican Republic, India and Thailand, where reductions in national HIV prevalence have been helped by initiatives targeting sex workers and their clients.
High HIV prevalence among the male clients of sex workers has been detected in studies globally.
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Clients may refuse to pay for sex if they have to use a condom, and use intimidation or violence to force unprotected sex. This forces them onto the street where control over condom and drug use is compromised and exposure to violence is heightened, all of which compounds their vulnerability to HIV.
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Katherine Hertlein, Examination Committee Chair Associate Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy University of Nevada, Las Vegas Commercial sex workers epitomize a population who is both stigmatized and underrepresented in marriage and family therapy research.
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UNFPA and Amnesty International to call for the full decriminalisation of adult voluntary sex work in order to address the HIV epidemic.
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): When it comes to screening for sexually transmitted infections (STIs), female commercial sex workers (CSW) prefer self-collection of samples to traditional tests, revealed researchers at the University of Westminster. The personality characteristics of male clients of female sex workers and their motivations for seeking the services of sex workers were examined.
It was hypothesized that clients of sex workers would differ from nonclients in that they would adopt less feminine sex roles, exhibit lower social. Most sex workers wanted to protect themselves and have a business that was legitimate, with minimal risks to safety. One of the greatest problems faced was that sex workers -- because their work was illegal -- had no form of legal .Download