THE SALINA JOURNAL HEALTH THURSDAY, MAY 15, 1997 C5 V OBESITY Panel endorses drug that blocks absorption of fat Prescription drug could lead to embarrassing side effects such as soft stools, oily leakage By LAURAN NEERGAARD The Associated Press BETHESDA, Md. — The first anti- obesity drug that does more than merely suppress appetite moved a step closer to the market Wednesday. Government advisers recommended approval of a pill that blocks the absorption of almost a third of the fat people eat. But scientists cautioned that Xeni- cal, a prescription drug, comes with embarrassing side effects that worsen with the more fat that dieters eat. And taking the pill doesn't mean people can frequent McDonald's and still lose weight, manufacturer Hoffman-La Roche and outside scientists agreed. Xenical may work by causing "a kind of intestinal aversion," said Dr. Jules Hirsch of Rockefeller Universi- ty, before joining scientific advisers to the Food and Drug Administration in recommending approval of the drug. "Patients learn there are consequences to eating more." Among side effects, Xenical can cause soft stools and oily leakages as the pill sends undigested fat out of the body so it doesn't wind up instead on dieters' thighs. Xenical also can decrease absorption of vitamin D and certain other important nutrients, the panel warned, it unanimously recommended that Xeni- cal users take carefully controlled doses of vitamin supplements. The FDA isn't bound by advisory panel decisions but typically follows them. Metabolic drug chief Dr. James Bilstad said the agency would make a decision within a month. Xenical, known chemically as orli- stat, would become the first drug to fight obesity through the intestine instead of the brain. The drug, taken with each meal, binds to certain pancreatic enzymes to block digestion of 30 percent of the fat people eat. If Xenical is sold, no one should combine it with Redux, a popular appetite suppressant, or other appetite suppressants because there is no research to date showing that would be safe, warned Roche scientist Dr. Russell Ellison. The FDA is evaluating how strongly to warn consumers and doctors about that issue, Bilstad said. Two studies of about 1,400 patients found Xenical on top of a mild diet — cutting about 600 calories a day — helped obese people lose more weight in a year than people who took a dummy pill. The weight loss was modest, scientists cautioned. On average, Xenical patients lost about eight more pounds than the dieters on placebo, or 5 percent to 10 percent of their initial body weight. But when the patients went off their diets in the second year, those who kept taking Xenical regained only 26 percent of the weight they had lost while placebo dieters regained half of their weight, Roche said. More intriguing, the FDA panel said, was that Xenical users also saw slight drops in their cholesterol, blood pressure and blood-sugar levels — suggestions that the drug might lower the risk of heart disease that strikes so many obese Americans. But eliminating undigested fat meant 26 percent of patients had "oily stools" and other gastrointestinal effects. About 20 percent of Xeni- cal users had enough problems absorbing vitamins D, E and beta carotene that they were prescribed vitamin supplements. And the panel was perplexed by a handful of breast cancer cases. Ten women who took Xenical were diagnosed with breast cancer, while only one breast cancer case arose among female dieters taking a dummy pill. Animal studies showed no evidence that Xenical caused cancer, and half of the breast cancer was diagnosed so soon after the study began that FDA doctors and independent scientists said there didn't appear to be a link. the Salina Journal Toll Free In Kansas Call 1-800-827-6363 L ^ J Publication Ad Deadline Mon .........11 a.m., Frl. IUM ..4 p.m., Frl. Wed .11 a.m., Mon. Thur. .11 a.m.,Tl»«. Frl ............. .;'.. .11 a.m., W«d. Sat 4 p.m., Wed. Sun 11 a.m., Thur. New Ads, Cancellations and Corrections •(Line ads do not Include photo*, borders or artwork) Publication Ad Deadline Mon 10a.m., Sat. Una 1 p.m., Mon. Wed 1 p.m.,Tuea. Thur. 1 p.m.,Wed. Frl 1 p.m.,Thur. Sat. 10 a.m., Frl. Sun.. 1 p.m., Frl. '(Deadline* may be earlier during holiday periods) INDEX ANNOUNCEMENTS— »".Monuments, Funeral Directors 11 . 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VANN, DECEASED NOTICE OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FINAL SETTLEMENT Case No. 96 CVP 101 THE STATE OF KANSAS TO •ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: ' You are hereby notified that a Petition has been filed in said •Court by Nancy S. Pestlnger, executor of the Will of Minnie M. Vann, deceased, praying for a final settlement of said estate, approval of her acts and proceedings as executor, allowance of executor's anc attorneys' lees and expenses, and also praying that the Court determine the devisees and legatees entitled to the estate and the proportion or part thereof to whict each Is entitled and distribute and assign the same to them In accor dance with the Will of Minnie M Vahn, deceased;and you are here ty required to file your written defenses thereto on or before the 23rd day of May, 1997, at 9:00 o'clock a.m. on said day, in said Court, in the City of Salina, at Which time and place said cause will be heard. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered In due course upon said Petition. Nancy S. Pestinger Executor KENNEDY BERKLEY YARNEVICH & WILLIAMSON, CHARTERED 710 United Building PO Box 2567 Sallna, KS 67402-2567 (913) 825-4674 ATTORNEYS FOR EXECUTOR ATTEST: Jerome P. Hellmer District Judge (3lsp) LEGALS which time and place said cause will be heard. Should you fall therein, judgment and decree will be entered In due course upon said Petition. Dee Duane Qourley Executor KENNEDY BERKLEY YARNEVICH & WILLIAMSON, CHARTERED 710 United Building P.O. Box 2567 Salina, KS 67402-2567 (913)825-4674 ATTORNEYS FOR EXECUTOR ATTEST: Jerome P. Hellmer Judge (3tsp) 35 SPECIAL NOTICES II 35 SPECIAL NOTICES II 249 HELP WANTED i . , II ' , ., _J GENERAL OI'KN Moiul;i\ - Kridiix Sani-12 Noon '" S:iliti:l Journal 333 S. 4th, Salina (913)823*363 $500 REWARD I Information leading to arrest & (conviction of parson or persons responsible for the theft of Pioneer stereo system, Orion subwoofers, Kenwood amps, batteries, etc. I from a black van located at Bennett Autoplex, Broadway & Crawford, Salina. Call 823-1620, ask for Jeff or Mike or call 827-6882 after 7:30pm. Call 823-6363 to place an ad. 35 SPECIAL NOTICES I 35 SPECIAL NOTICES I 35 SPECIAL NOTICES (First Published In The Sallna Journal May 8,1997) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF SALINE COUNTY, KANSAS In The Matter of The Estate of: HELEN VIRGINIA BACHMAN, DECEASED NOTICE OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FINAL SETTLEMENT Case No. 96 CVP 61 THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: ""-\t>u are hereby notified that a Petition has been filed In said , Qc>urt by Dee Duane Qourley, executor of the Will of Helen Virginia Bachman, deceased, praying for a final settlement of said estate, approval of his acts and proceedings as executor, allowance for executor's fees, attorney's fees and expenses, and also praying that the Court determine the devisees and legatees entitled to the estate and the proportion or part thereof to which each Is entitled and distribute and assign the same to them In accordance with the Will of Helen Virginia Bachman, deceased: and you are hereby required to file your written defenses thereto on or before the 2nd day of June. 1997, at 9:00 o'clock A.M. on said day, In 'said Court, In the City of Salina at (FlrsfPubllshed In The Sallna Journal May 8,1997) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF SALINE COUNTY, KANSAS In the Matter of the Estate of J.D. SMITH, also known as JOHN DARRELL SMITH, Deceased. NOTICE OF HEARINO AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS Case No. 97 CVP63 THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that on the 5th day of May, 1997, a Petition was filed In this Court by FAYE STAAB and JOYCE D BRADFORD, Co-Petitioners praying that the Last Will and Testament of J.D. SMITH, also known as JOHN DARRELL SMITH, filed with the Petition be admitted to probate and record, and that FAYE STAAB and JOYCE D. BRADFORD be ap pointed as Co-Executors, wlthou bond. YOU ARE HEREBY REQUIRED to file your written defenses there to on or before the 2nd day o June, 1997, at 11:00 o'clock a.m of such day, in the District Court o Saline County, Kansas, In the Cit) of Sallna, Kansas, at which tim and place the cause will be hearc Should you fail, judgment and de cree will be entered In due cours upon the Petition. All creditors are notified to exhib it their demands against the estat within four months from the date o first publication of this Notice, a provided by law, and If their de mands are not thus exhibited, the shall be forever barred. /8/FAYE STAAB, Co-Petitioner /s/JOYCE D. BRADFORD, Co-Petitioner BRUCE T. QATTERMAN #09931 Martin and Gatterman Attorneys at Law 702 Broadway, P.O. 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Open to bidders 1pm - 4pm, Saturday, May 17. (913) 825-6532 FOR SALBi 4 Indy 500 Tickets, $30 each. (913) 697-2987. POM BALBi By sealed bid, 3 used busses and 3 used Subur- bans. For more information contact Alan Wade at 913-462-9109 FOR BALBi tickets for Texas Longhorn 500 Indy Race. June 7lh. 7pm. Call (913) 827-2621 or (913)536-4410. LOSE WEIGHT, feel great, like maglcl Call (316)628-4754. RB YOU a self- motivated, enthusiastic Individual who enjoys planning parties, organizing activities and having fun with older people? Then we have an oppor [unity for you as Site Manager o the Golden Wheel Senior Center. Position pays $5.15 per hour for 6 hours per day. Applications are available at the Golden Wheel Senior Center, 114 S. Concord, Minneapolis, 67467. Deadline Is May 23,1997. For more Information call Shirley Spittles at 1-800-432-2703. AA/ EOE BABYSITTER NEEDBD In rny home Mondays 2-5pm for 16 month old twins. 823-6156. 249 HELP WANTED GENERAL RE YOU a people person? Hardworking? Dependable? If so, we want youl Come & see what we have to offer. Falrfleld nn, 1740 W. Crawford, 9am-5pm. Seniors & retired welcome. BETHANY COLLBOB Invites applications for a full-time Assistant Director of Financial Aid. Responsibilities Include assisting the Director In preparing student financial aid packages, process- Ing student loan applications, supervising student employees, managing office workflow, monitoring federal and state aid programs, and counseling with students and parents. Applicants should have excellent communication and organizational skills, computer and word processing experience. Bachelor's degree preferred. Send resume and three references to: Director of Financial Aid, Bethany College, 421 N. First St., Llndsborg, KS 67456 or call (913) 227-3311 Ext 8248. AA/EOE. AVON iupplement your Income. Medl al/ dental available. Cal -800-367-2866 CHILD CARE AIDE allna Child Care Center taking ppllcatlons for full and part time eacher Aide positions. Previous roup child care experience help- il, summor substitute position Iso available with applicant being t least 18 years. Apply In person :30am-4:00pm, Monday thru Frl ay, 308 S. Bth. EOE. COOK POSITION open, Mon day thru Friday 9am-4:30prn Large meal prep required. Fill ou application at Salina Rescue Mission, 336 N. 13th, 823-2610. BETHANY COLLBOB Invites applications for the position o Assistant Bookstore Manager This position Is classified as part time 30 hours per week. Selec tlon process begins Immediately and will continue until filled. Re tall experience preferred. Sem resume and three references to Director of the Bookstore, Be thany College, 421 N. First St. Llndsborg, KS 674S6. AA/EOE. BBTHANV COLLEGE Invite applications for full-time custo dlans. Selection process begins Immediately and will continue un til filled. Applications available a Herbert Johnson Malntenanc Building Office or submit latter o application to Director of Cam pus Facilities, Bethany College 421 N. First St., Llndsborg, K 67456 or call (913) 227-3311 Ex 8143. AA/EOE. SAVE TIME! Fax your Classified ad by dialing 913-823-3207. Please include your name address & phone number CASHIERS/ JANITORIAL PERSONNEL ble to work flexible hours. Great ay + benefits. Flying J Trawal Plaza 2250 N. Ohio, Sallna, KS top In todayl EOE ENTRAL KANSAS Supermarket seeking qualified Assistant Produce Manager. Send resume to SJ 686, P.O. Box 740, Sallna. ULL TIMB warehouse/ delivery person needed. Full benefits. Send resume to: SJ 688 P.O. Box 740, Sallna. COOK it. Francis at Sallna Is now ac epting applications for a full time ook. Duties will Include ordering ood preparation, menu prepare ion. We offer competitive wages excellent benefits Including health, lental Insurance, paid vacation holidays and sick leave. Pleasi lend resume or letter of Inquiry to: St. Francl* at Sallna Atlni Cory Rathbun SOB7 W«at Cloud Sallna, K«.«7401 iOPIBR SERVICE Technlcla needed. Knowledge of electro nlcs necessary. Will train. Goo benefits. Apply at Midwest Bus ness Machines, Inc., 111 N. 7th Sallna, KS. CURTIS MACHINE COM PANY Is now hiring a full tlm Design Engineer with a 4 yea degree In Engineering, CNC op orators, CNC operator trainee and an electrical malntenanc assistant. Please send your re sume to: Personnel, P.O. Bo 700, Dodge City, Kansas 6780 or phone 1-800-835-9166 for a application. DAY SHIFT help needed, mu have home phone number an transportation. Apply In perso Monday thru Friday 9arn-3pn 1605 W. Schilling Rd. 249 HELP WANTED GENERAL DISHWASHER pply In person Bayard's Cafe, 301 N. 9th, Salina. LECTRICIANi BLOCK licensed journeyman, work In Manhattan area. 800-490-3381. ELECTRICIANS Ith 1 year minimum electrical instruction experience for work atewlde. Journeyman and ap- entlces needed. Permanent osltlons available. Please call 13)827-1122. EOE. mploymant Opportunltyl Agricultural business looking for motivated Individual who will be esponslble for operation of seed irocesslng equipment, ware- louse duties and truck dellv- irles. Benefits Include health In- lUrance, vacation and retirement jrogram. Good opportunity to earn many aspects of seed business. New positions available at Star Seed, Belolt and Osborne, (ansas. Contact Dennis or Barry 31(913)738-5775. XPBRIBNCBD ACOUSTI CAL celling mechanic, metal stud framers, sheetrockers, fln- shers & dryvlt applicators. Call 913) 539-7266 Monday thru Friday 8-5. LABORER and shlngler. Must lave vehicle and references. Call 822-8475 8am - noon. XPBRIBNCED LABORERS and Cement Workers Needed. Must have driver's license. EOE. (913) 827-3009. GIBSON'S art and full-time openings for rocery Stock Clerk. Also full-time zoning available for full-time Pro- jce Stock Clerk. Full-time posi- on available In Camera & Electro- ic Department. Apply In parson 21 S. Broadway. GRILL COOK kpply In person Bayard's Cafe 301 N. 9th. GUTIERREZ WAITSTAFF Hiring Waltstaff to fill positions Im mediately. Applicants must be lard working, personable anc' :ommitted to good customer ser 'Ice. Good starting pay. Grea larnlng potential. 18 years or old jr. Call after 10am or apply in per son, 1935 S. Ohio, 825-1649. HARVEST HELP May thru No vember, requires: CDL. (913 378-3571. HEAVY EQUIPMENT opera tors needed at road constructlo site near McPherson. Excellen wages & benefits package, tern porary or permanent employ ment. Call Kenny at (316 834-2424. EOE. HOUSEKEEPERS* DESK CLERKS , : ull/ part-time. Apply In persor Days Inn, 407 Diamond Dr., Sa HOUSEKEEPERS Apply In person only to Rainada Inn. Starting wage $5.50 p hour. Past 30 days eligible for r view. Position opon Im dlatvly. 249 HELP WANTED GENERAL HOWARD JOHNSON MOTEL aid wanted. Apply In person 403 S. 9th. $5.25 per hour, week- nds a must. JOB SHOP WORK alntenance, Welding, Polish, NC Mill/ Drill, CNC Lathes. Com- etltlve wage and benefits. Growth otentlal. Full and part time posl- ons available. Apply In person at: MID WIST INDUSTRIES AND DEVELOPMENT LTD. 112SW««tFlrat McPhorson, Ka. S74BO JOURNEYMAN ELECTRICIANS orth Platte, NE company now hlr- g for new construction work. We fer excellent wages, vacation nd holiday pay, and 401K. Con- ct HUman Resources at Snell arvlces, Inc., P.O. Box 629, orth Platte, NE 69103-0629. 00-658-4326. EOE. OCAL FASTENER distributor las warehousa position open. Includes order filling, fork lift opera- Ion and deliveries. Clean driving •ecord required. Send resume to: 5J 693, P.O. Box 740, Salina. ******* SECRETARY/ RECEPTIONIST POSITION AVAILABLE you like people and have an out- olng personality, then you may e the person we needl Typing nd computer skills a must. Send esume to: ADMINISTRATION OFFICE PO Box 2778 Salina, KS 67402 ******* ****** Part-time Distribution Technician 'he Sallna Journal has a part-time ,iosltlon open In the distribution lepartment working 2:00 a.m. to i:00 a.m. five mornings a weak. >utles Include driving routes, han- Illng newspapers and feeding Inserts. Must have an excellent drlv- ng record. Applications available at The Salina Journal, 333 South 4th St., Sallna, KS 67401. ****** MAID SERVICE part -time cleaning, need transportation. Call 823-7151 Sam - 5pm, 825-8262 evenings & weekends. MAINTKNACB. Part- time. Job Includes janitorial duties, yard work, some knowledge of electrical and plumbing, some pool maintenance and hours can be flexible. Apply In person to: Ol«nda SUPERS 12O B. Diamond Dr. 1-70 * North »lh Satlna, KS MECHANIC NBBDBD. 5 years experience preferred, salary based on knowledge. Bill's Truck & Auto, 827-1584.
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