The discussion on if is a bad or good thing is still ongoing. Those that argue against usually use moral and religious views to arrive at their stand. Proponents of do so from a scientific and wellness point of view to present their case. is just another form of entertainment similar to reality shows or a musical as long as the parties involved consent to it, are of legal age, there is no exploitation, violence or degradation of their decency. From a social and economic point of view, has its benefits that those against it do not talk about.
is a lucrative industry that rakes in billions of dollars. Every year, this industry rakes in over fourteen billion dollars. 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. Most of the people working in the business will tell you that this is not their ideal job but they do not mind the income they make from it. With all these economic benefits, can be taken to be an economic stimulus.
It is an important source of sex education. Parents leave sex education of their children to schools mainly because most parents feel uncomfortable discussing sex with their children. 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. can answer all the questions that were never answered through their puberty.
is also good for your sexual health and libido. Studies on the correlation of and increased libido showed a positive relationship between the two. The University of California conducted one such studies and found out that the more one watches, the higher their sexual desire. This industry is quite safe for those that work in it though popular belief does not paint it as so. Contracting a sexually transmitted infection or HIV while performing is a very rare possibility. The industry is strictly regulated and testing for STIs and HIV as a routine is mandatory. Rare cases of exploitation and abuse has occurred but still the industry is much safer than most other 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.