Yes, definitely. When things are quiet, symptoms seem that much stronger and more bothersome. It's natural to be more fearful when there is nobody around to provide support and security.
Hang in there!
Nissen Fundoplication 2/09
"Whatever you fight, you strengthen, and what you resist, persists.”
“Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose”
“Accept - then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it.”