A recent study published in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry found that zinc deficiency develops with age, which could lead to a host of diseases, including cancer, heart disease, autoimmune disease, and diabetes. The elderly population is particularly at risk, with an estimated 40 percent...
Garth Owen is the co-owner of Surrey’s multi award winning Organic Grocer, celebrating 21 years in business in 2014
A passionate advocate of natural health, Owen has been involved with the Canadian Health Food Association serving a director of the Board for 3 years.
Garth has been involved in the development of Standards in Canada for both Organic and NHP sectors. Currently Garth is involved with the Mayne Island Conservancy and other local sustainability groups.