Alex Rea

Alex Rea is the VP of Homegrown Hydroponics in Toronto, Ontario, and the co-founder of Phytomedical, a cannabis consulting clinic. As a patient, advocate, and business person in the cannabis industry, Alex has a keen understanding of the political, economic, and social hurdles that underpin cannabis as medicine in North America.

Articles by Alex Rea


Do We Need Cannabis Breathalyzers? Do We Need Cannabis Breathalyzers? Do We Need Cannabis Breathalyzers? Do We Need Cannabis Breathalyzers?


Roadside breathalyzer tests for alcohol have been a useful tool for law enforcement to remove impaired drivers from our roads. Should...

Is Electronic Cannabis The Future For Medical Pot? Is Electronic Cannabis The Future For Medical Pot? Is Electronic Cannabis The Future For Medical Pot? Is Electronic Cannabis The Future For Medical Pot?


To vaporize, or not to vaporize? A growing number of medicinal cannabis patients are turning to this method of consumption. Here’s why

Getting to the Good Stuff: Cannabis Extraction Methods Getting to the Good Stuff: Cannabis Extraction Methods Getting to the Good Stuff: Cannabis Extraction Methods Getting to the Good Stuff: Cannabis Extraction Methods


If you need a more concentrated dose, prefer to vaporize oils, or like to cook with cannabis, cannabis extracts should probably be on your...

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