It is common to think that some hereditary disease cannot be avoided, however this is not true! Inheriting a disease according to modern science is countered by a host of factors such as environment and lifestyle, and in some cases therefore, it’s not necessary that a particular condition has been inherited, but is a cause of the above and in most cases could have been easily avoided.
Genetics offers information, and this information should be used to get better. It could be used to entangle you further, or come out with a fresher perspective which actually allows you to avoid certain ailments.
If your great great grandfather was suffering from a certain ailment, you should ensure that you learn from the mistakes that he made, and not make the same, instead of whining about how you have inherited it.
When there are certain ailments in your family, your prediction time for a certain illness imply increases, which means that you have more time to know what measures you can take to avoid certain ailments that can very well be avoided.
Speak with a Registered Holistic Nutritionist if you are worried about certain ailments in your family history that you are worried about and learn how your diet can help make the difference and stay healthy. In fact you should get in touch with a Homeopath as well, so as to learn about natural and healthy ways to stay in the pink of health always and not worry about how the past is affecting your present.