Mary Schumacher

Mary Schumacher is a contributing writer at The Fresh Toast.

Author’s recent posts:

Young People Experience Arthritis Too And Cannabis Can Help

In many arthritic cases the very best medicine is actually cannabis, which also comes in a variety of forms, such as capsules, tinctures and salves.

Study: 18% Of People 21 And Over Consider Themselves Cannabis Users

Out of the 1 in 5 Americans utilizing cannabis, 48 percent use it to relieve anxiety, and 40 percent use it as a sleeping aid or for pain relief.

Stoner Stereotypes Fall Away As Cannabis Is Rebranded

Branding experts and designers are now working together to create streamlined, clean imaging for the cannabis marketplace.

6 Wellness Products To Get You Ready For Fall

As fall draws near and the leaves dry up and the air gets crisper, it’s time to make sure that our lips, complexions and attitudes don’t also dry up, and that our health is at its best.

New Study Suggests Cannabis Users Experience ‘Noisy Brain’ During Rest

A new study shows cortical activation during times of rest, compared to sober individuals.

Poll Finds Michigan Residents Ready For Recreational Cannabis

In November, residents of Michigan will vote on a ballot measure as to whether or not the state should allow adult use marijuana.

Just Say Yes: Legal Marijuana Means Lower Property Taxes in NJ

New Jerseyans pay double the property tax of the national average and that statistic alone has a lot of Garden State residents in the mood for legal weed.

NYC Could Scrub 40 Years Of Misdemeanor Marijuana Warrants

New York has been slow moving on passing progressive cannabis legislation the past few years, but it has recently stepped up its game and the city and state have made some monumental strides.

Patients Have To Choose: Medical Marijuana Or Federal Housing Assistance?

To have what the doctor recommends as the best medicine for relief, marijuana, not be an option in one’s own home is just cruel.

5 Ways Marijuana Can Improve An Active Lifestyle

Cannabis being the enhancement plant that it is, it’s no wonder that keeping active and using marijuana go hand in hand. For many, pot is part of a well rounded lifestyle that includes nutrition, fitness and a balanced work life.