About this Research Topic
It is becoming increasingly clear that early life experience results in potentially long-term, and even permanent, changes in a variety of physiological and psychological factors. This Research Topic of Frontiers would feature clinical and basic science review papers and original articles on multiple distinct topics, including pain, neuroprotection, social behavior, stress responsiveness and emotionality.
Important Note: All contributions to this Research Topic must be within the scope of the section and journal to which they are submitted, as defined in their mission statements. Frontiers reserves the right to guide an out-of-scope manuscript to a more suitable section or journal at any stage of peer review.