Fatima Husain, University of Illinois (image) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Share Print E-Mail Caption University of Illinois speech and hearing science professor Fatima Husain and her colleagues found that tinnitus, a condition in which a person hears a ringing sound despite the lack of an actual sound, is associated with emotional processing in a different part of the brain than in those without the condition. Credit L. Brian Stauffer Usage Restrictions This image may only be used in conjunction with information about this study. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.