Everyone has different ways to deal with chronic illness.
-Some take medication;
-Some use heat/cold packs, Physical Therapy, Massage
Seek support as there is so many websites, books and talk to friends or family whom suffer from Chronic Illness.
You are the only one whom knows what will work for you and what doesn’t as everyone deals with pain differently.
For me I use medical marijuana butter as it helps me function throught the day. Yes sometimes I drink tea three or four times a day, all depends on how bad I hurt.
Here is a couple websites that will help you websites: