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I did mention it to his dr. last month who completely brushed me off because my DS looked at him and shook his head no when he asked him something. The dr. said that kids on the spectrum didn't engage that well, and that I was imagining things.
Dump this doctor--or any doctor that actually responds to your concerns with "your're imagining things". Autism is a spectrum and a child on the mild end (Asperger's) could still behave that way and be on the spectrum.

You could contact your school district's early intervention program; also, you could try a DAN doctor; there may not be anything "wrong" at this point (your child may still be developing in the normal range) but you deserve a doctor that will take your concerns seriously, particularly with your family history.
 
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