The discussion on if is a bad or good thing is still ongoing. Those that argue that is bad mostly base their argument on moral and religious grounds. From a scientific and wellness stand, others argue that is actually a good thing. Just like a musical or a concert, is a form of entertainment provided that the parties involved are consenting adults, their common decency is not offended, there is no violence or exploitation. has its benefits if it is looked at from an economic and social point, but opponents ignore these.
For starters, the industry is a multibillion dollar industry. Over fourteen billion dollars are made in this industry annually. The industry employs countless men and women who without it would be without a job. With jobs being very scarce in the current times, every job that is available counts. These people appreciate the money that they make from the industry although they agree that this is not their ideal job. With all these economic benefits, can be taken to be an economic stimulus.
It is an important source of sex education. Most parents are not comfortable discussing sex with their children and as result the burden of educating children on sex is left to the schools. Teachers are also not very good either at teaching the children about sex. The result of this is kids going through their puberty being sexually ignorant and they become sexually ignorant and unhealthy adults. For their sex education, these adults can turn to. The curiosity that they have about sex in their teen years can be answered finally.
is also good for your sexual health and libido. Studies on the correlation of and increased libido showed a positive relationship between the two. According to one such studies from the University of California, showed that people who watch have a higher sexual desire. It is also a safe industry to work in contrary to popular belief. Contracting a sexually transmitted infection or HIV while performing is a very rare possibility. The regulations are very strict and routine testing for sexually transmitted infections and HIV is mandatory. Despite few isolated cases of exploitation and abuse, this industry remains much safer for those involved compared to some other manual professions. Watching has also been found to be a wellness factor for example in the reduction of anxiety and stress by reducing the production of the hormone cortisol.